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Visiting Hours

Nix Medical Center

Visitation hours vary from floor to floor and may be controlled in areas and at times when it interferes with the treatment process. In those circumstances, structured visitation may be provided as appropriate to the setting and situation. The attending physician may limit, restrict or deny visitation for a patient’s health and/or therapeutic well-being.

18th – 20th Floors
9 a.m. – 9 p.m., 7 days a week

21st Floor
Visitors are welcomed 7 days a week, between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. and 7 p.m.

23rd Surgery Floor
Since visitors are not allowed inside the surgery department, they are asked to use the surgical waiting area on the 17th or 20th floors. Visitors can also wait in the patient’s room.

24th Floor Intensive Care
Routine visiting hours are from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Visitation in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) is limited to immediate family, patient’s significant other, and those requested to be seen by the patient. Exceptions will be at the discretion of the ICU director and/or charge nurse. As a general guideline, no children under the age of 13 are permitted in the Intensive Care Unit. Visitors are limited to 2 at a time.

Nix Specialty Health Center

To promote a restful and comfortable stay for patients, Nix Specialty Health Center has incorporated specialized visiting hours as follows:

Inpatient Physical Rehabilitation:
Visitation by family, friends and caregivers is encouraged and can be quite helpful in the recovery process. This time can also be used to train and educate those who will be assisting at home. We ask the family to choose a member as a primary contact to report progress and/or discuss any issues.

Behavioral Health - Child:
Monday – Friday: 6 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.
Sat./Sun.: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Behavioral Health - Adult:
Monday – Friday: 7 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
Sat./Sun.: 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.