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For Visitors at HCA Florida Lawnwood Hospital

Browse our hospital's information about our visitor services and policies, including guest Wi-Fi access, community partnerships and other available resources.

Visitor information

Visiting hours

General visiting hours are from 8:00am to 8:00pm daily.

Please stop at the security desk in the main lobby to receive a visitor’s pass.

Children over 16 are permitted as visitors; however, all OTHER children must be under adult supervision.

Visiting our CCUs and surgical units

Please see below for policies pertaining to visiting our critical care units (CCUs) and surgical areas:

  • Visiting hours are restricted in critical care areas to meet the specialized needs of the patient.
  • Only immediate family members are allowed to visit patients in the CCU.
  • When a patient is in surgery, we would appreciate family members and friends to wait in the designated waiting area where a volunteer will assist them in maintaining direct communication with the surgery department.

Food and menu options

Monday through Friday, we offer the following food options:

  • Breakfast and Grab & Go: 7:00am to 10:00am
  • Lunch and Grab & Go: 11:15am to 2:00pm
  • Snacks and Grab & Go: 2:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Supper and Grab & Go: 4:00pm to 7:00pm

Over the weekend, we offer the following food options:

  • Breakfast and Grab & Go: 8:00am to 10:00am
  • Lunch and Grab & Go: 11:30am to 2:00pm
  • Snacks and Grab & Go: 2:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Supper and Grab & Go: 4:00pm to 7:00pm

For up-to-date information regarding our food options, please view our café menu.


There is an area next to the helipad set aside for the valet service when in use. Valet service is temporarily on hold during the pandemic.

If visitors would like to go by tram to their car, they can meet at the front entrance or outpatient entrance and will be picked up by the driver. The tram service is for all areas of the parking lot.

For the tram, call the front desk security team at (772) 468-4400.

Gift shop and flowers

The gift shop is located near the main entrance of the hospital. It is open Monday through Sunday from 8:00am through 4:00pm. However, the hours can sometimes vary. The gift shop offers an assortment of flowers, stuffed toys, snacks, toiletries, greeting cards and unique gifts. To contact the gift shop, call (772) 468-4439. To order flowers, call (877) 711-2378.

Flowers and other gifts are welcome in most rooms and deliveries are made daily. Fresh flowers are not permitted in ICU/CCU. Flowers can be ordered by dialing our gift shop at extension 8290.

Wi-Fi access

HCA Florida Lawnwood Hospital operates a wireless (Wi-Fi) network for our patients and guests. Using your Wi-Fi-enabled device, you can access many internet resources for free from any room in the hospital, including the main lobbies and cafeteria.

We're happy to provide this free and reliable service to our patients and visitors, and getting connected is easy.

Tobacco-free policy

Thank you for not smoking. Because of our commitment to wellness, HCA Florida Lawnwood Hospital is a tobacco-free campus. Tobacco products have not been permitted on our hospital campus as of June 1, 2009.


An ATM is available in the hospital for your use, located on the first floor of the hospital near the cashier window. HCA Florida Lawnwood Hospital does not own the ATM, and any problems with the machine must be directed to the bank sponsoring the machine. This information may be obtained on the front of the machine.

Needs for the hearing impaired and interpreters

The hospital has access to the AT&T Language Line available 24 hours a day. This line provides interpreters in over 140 languages. Any nurse or case manager may call this line for our patients. For the hearing impaired, we also have available 24-hour access to sign language through the Deaf Service of the Treasure Coast.

Pastoral care and spiritual guidance

Please contact your nurse for information on pastoral care. HCA Florida Lawnwood Hospital also provides a quiet room/chapel for our patients’ and visitors’ needs, located on the first floor in the second hallway on the left from the entrance. It is a quiet non-denominational place for reflection. The emergency department also has a family quiet room for your convenience.

We are fortunate to have a unique volunteer program, Clergy on Call, involving an association of local clergy who are available to respond to patients and family members around the clock. Clergy from all denominations participate in the program. Participants in the Clergy on Call program are available via pager for patients, families and staff who may need spiritual counseling during their admission at HCA Florida Lawnwood Hospital. In addition to the call volunteers, the hospital provides credentials to clergy throughout the community who are available for patient and family visitation and counseling. If you would like a visit from one of the clergies, please dial “0” for the switchboard.


Security officers are on duty 24/7 to keep our parking lots safe for visitors and employees.

Patient surgery text updates

To keep families informed on the progress of their loved one's surgery, we offer a service that provides updates via text message.

To keep families informed on the progress of their loved one's surgery, we offer a service that provides updates via text message.

Volunteer opportunities

Volunteers are an integral part of the hospital experience for our patients and visitors.

Volunteering at our hospital

Lawnwood Hospital offers volunteer opportunities to people to contribute their time to improve the quality of services offered to our patients, family members, physicians and staff. Additionally, the great satisfaction gained by volunteers makes the experience truly worthwhile. If you are motivated to donate your time and talents and want to give back to your community, we invite you to join the dedicated group of volunteers at our hospital.


Community sponsorship request form

At HCA Florida Lawnwood Hospital, we are committed to involvement in the communities we serve.

If you would like to request support from HCA Florida Lawnwood Hospital on behalf of your organization, please submit an application and our committee will review your request. Please allow 4-6 weeks for a response.