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Visiting hours

Visitors are welcome at our facility during our visiting hours as long as the patient consents to receiving guests.

Visitor hours are 5:00am – 9:00pm, 7 days a week.

Checking in

For your convenience, free ground parking is available onsite and in both of the hospital parking garages, in the designated visitor parking spots for patients and guests.

Waiting areas

There are specially designated lounge areas for visitors throughout the hospital, including families of patients in labor and delivery, pediatrics, critical care units, the emergency departments and surgery. Security will direct visitors and guests to the appropriate waiting area.

Gift shop

The gift shop offers a variety of gifts, flowers, books and sundries at every price range. It is open Tuesday-Saturday from 1:00pm – 5:00pm.

Visitor policy

For more details about visiting our facility we've provided a link to our full visitation policy.

For more details about visiting our facility we've provided a link to our full visitation policy.

Circumstances may allow for specific exceptions to any visitation restrictions described on this webpage. Those circumstances include religious visitation as well as a designated support person for a patient with a disability to provide assistance with communication or other necessary components of the patient's treatment. All persons entering under an exception remain subject to appropriate infection control protocols.

A patient may designate a visitor who is a family member, friend, guardian, or other individual as an essential caregiver.

  • End–of–life situations.
  • A patient who was living with family before being admitted to the provider’s care is struggling with the change in environment and lack of in-person family support.
  • The patient is making one or more major medical decisions.
  • A patient is experiencing emotional distress or grieving the loss of a friend or family member who recently died.
  • A patient needs cueing or encouragement to eat or drink which was previously provided by a family member or caregiver.
  • A patient who used to talk and interact with others is seldom speaking.

The policies and procedures may require a visitor to agree in writing, to follow the facility’s policies and procedures. A facility may suspend in-person visitation of a specific visitor, if the visitor violates the facility’s policies and procedures.

If you or your loved one have been met with resistance from a hospital when attempting to visit with loved ones, you may file a complaint with the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) for further review and action.


  • The Joint Commission Comprehensive Accreditation Manual for Hospitals – RI.01.01.01
  • Centers for Medicare and Medicaid §482.13 (h) (1-4)
  • S. 408.8235 – No Patient Left Alone Act
  • The Florida Mental Health Act; Baker Act
  • CDC Guidelines for Isolation Precautions: Preventing Transmission of Infectious Agents in Healthcare Settings