McLaren Oakland
Patient And Visitor Information

Patient & Visitor Information

Information Desk will be open:

Monday – Wednesday from 6:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Visitors are allowed between 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (but can stay after 6:00 p.m., including overnight, if approved as per below)

  • 2 visitors at a time for the main tower (and for outpatient procedures) ** visitors can be swapped out
  • No visitors for COVID positive patients
  • No visitors under the age of 16
  • Emergency Department and Behavioral Health Unit visitation will remain unchanged


The Nursing Nurse Supervisor will have the discretion to make exceptions or deny visitation in coordination with the care team

This discretion encompasses compassionate exceptions for all patients (including COVID positive with proper precautions), allowances for clergy, visitors under the age of 16, and denying visitation to anyone who is disruptive to the care of the patient or to the care team.

ALL visitors must wear an approved mask or face covering that covers nose and mouth.

Staff and patient visitors who have, or are suspected of having COVID-19, are not permitted to enter McLaren Oakland buildings.

Non Smoking

In accordance with state law, McLaren Oakland is a nonsmoking facility. Our entire campus is a smoke-free zone including all hospital buildings, parking areas, driveways, walkways, and the property surrounding the hospital. All smoking materials must be extinguished prior to entering our campus. This includes e-cigarettes and vaping devices. Patients may not leave the hospital to smoke. If you require nicotine replacement therapy while you are hospitalized, please ask your physician or nurse.

Parking and Directions

Valet Parking

Monday - Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday:Closed



Free Self-Parking

There is free parking conveniently located in the parking deck across from the Emergency Room entrance. The entrance of the parking deck is located off of Mill Street between Pike Street and East Huron Street. If you wish to have an escort to your car at any time, please call Security at (248) 338-3235.

Valet is free to patients and visitors.

Patient Drop-off Locations

Emergency Entrance or Valet Entrance


Open 24/7

Outpatient Surgical

Emergency Entrance or Valet Entrance