Visiting Hours

Regular hospital room visiting hours are 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. At times, the number of visitors and the length of visiting times may be limited by nursing staff.

Specialized units may have varied visiting times as follows:

Cardiac Unit

Individualized visiting. At times, the number of visitors and the length of visit may be limited by nursing staff.

Coronary Care Unit (CCU)

Individualized visiting. Check with nursing staff.

Day of Surgery Waiting Room

6:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Number of visitors may be restricted. Children under 12 are not permitted.

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Visitation from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.,1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and 8:00p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Three may visit at a time. Only under special circumstances may a designated family member or significant other stay with patient. Written Visitation Guidelines for ICU Unit are available in the department for more specific information.

Merrill Hines Surgery Center

Up to two visitors per patient. No children under 12.

Mother & Baby Unit

9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. for family and friends.

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

24-hour visiting for parents, grandparents, and siblings over the age of three except during shift changes and rounds, or special circumstances. Check with nurse for details.

Pediatrics

24-hour visiting for parents. Other visitors should consult with the family or nursing staff. After 9:00 p.m.: parents only.

Pediatrics Intensive Care Unit (PICU)

24-hour visiting for parents and grandparents, except during physician rounds and shift changes. Other visitors with parental consent. Two visitors per visit. Ask your nurse about the sibling visitation program.

Rehabilitation Unit

4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. weekdays; 12:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. weekends.