McLaren Central Michigan
Patient and Visitor Information

McLaren Central Michigan Patient and Visitor Info

Thank you for choosing McLaren Central Michigan for your health care needs. Our team wants your visit to be the most comfortable that it can be. Whether you're being cared for as a patient, or just visiting a loved one, please refer to the various information regarding food, visitation hours and guidelines, parking information, and much more. If you have any questions during your visit to McLaren Central Michigan, please do not hesitate to ask any employee and we will help point you in the right direction.

Visits from family and friends can play an important role in patient care. Visiting hours are determined by the severity and type of the patient's illness as well as the patient's needs and wants. Ask a health care team member about any special policies regarding visiting policies.

General Visiting Hours

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Visitor Expectations

  • Check In: All visitors must check in at the Patient Information Desk located in the main lobby or at the Emergency Department Check-in.
  • Children: Children under age 12 (must be accompanied by an adult)
  • Visitation Restrictions:
    • No more than two visitors may be in a patient room at any given time.
    • Restricted Visiting Hours are in place for the Intensive Care Unit, Cardiac Care Unit and the Behavioral Health Unit.
  • Overnight Accommodations: If there is a need for a visitor to stay overnight, please arrange for accommodations with staff.

Visitor guidelines are subject to change in order to meet health, safety, or other emergency needs. Any and all such changes will be clearly communicated to visitors at the Information Desk.

Family Birthing

Family Birthing Center/Obstetrics: Hours at the discretion of the new family

Pediatrics

  • General Visitation: 9:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Parents: Any time

Medical / Surgical Units

Medical/Surgical Patient Floors (3 West/3 South): 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Critical Care Units (ICU/CCU/NICU)

Intensive Care Unit: Visitors should check in at nurse's station

Smoke-Free Campus

McLaren Central Michigan is a non-smoking/non-vaping campus.

Electronic Device Use

To preserve the integrity and privacy of all patients, the use of ALL cameras and recording devices, including but not limited to, cell phone recording functions, is prohibited in patient care settings. Additionally, the use of mobile and electronic devices should be limited in patient care settings, and is prohibited in certain patient care settings if the use will interfere with medical equipment use. These areas will be marked accordingly to ensure patient safety and compliance.

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