Family members and friends are welcome to visit; however, patient care is our primary concern at Children's Hospital. To better serve our patients' needs, specific visiting hours and regulations have been established for each unit. Visiting hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. with the exception of the Critical Care Units.
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
Refer to the booklet "Information Regarding Your Child's Stay in the PICU” that will be given and explained upon admission to the PICU, or, click here for more information.
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
Refer to the booklet "Information Regarding Your Child's Stay in the NICU” that will be given and explained upon admission to the NICU, or, click here for more information.
We encourage a family member to stay with their loved one. In a private room, two adults may spend the night. In a semiprivate room, one adult may spend the night.
Gifts for Patients
Visitors should check with the nurse before bringing gifts of food or drink to patients. In the PICU, please check with the nursing staff regarding any gifts for patients.
Latex balloons are not allowed anywhere in the hospital. This policy is designed to protect our patients, employees, medical staff and others who suffer from latex allergies. Mylar balloons are acceptable and can be purchased in the gift shop.