Patient and Visitor Information

Restricted Visiting Hours

In response to the outbreak of COVID-19 and recommendations of both the CDC and state of Michigan, McLaren Port Huron is restricting visitors until further notice. We are implementing visitor restrictions to help minimize health risks to our patients, staff, visitors and community.

New Hours

    Main Entrance:

    • Monday - Saturday: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

    Wismer Lab:

    • Monday – Friday: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    • Saturday and Sunday: Closed
    • If testing is needed outside these hours, call 810-989-3263 to schedule an appointment.


    • Monday - Friday: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    • Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Sunday: Closed
    • Note: Walgreens is able to fed-ex prescriptions to customers. Please call 810-989-3455 to learn more about this service.

Restricted Area Exceptions

Beginning June 15, 2020:

  • Visiting hours for inpatients are 12-6 p.m. daily. Exceptions will be made for certain situations.
  • Behavior Health visiting hours are Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 7-8 p.m. One visitor is allowed.
  • Inpatients will be allowed one visitor per day and visitors must remain in the patient’s room.
  • Visitors for inpatient oncology patients need to be approved by the nursing unit.
  • Pediatric patients can have two visitors. They can visit together or at separate times. They can visit at any time. Visitors will not be allowed to come and go.
  • Obstetrics patients can have two visitors. They can visit together or at separate times. They can visit at any time if they are the parent or support person. Visitors will not be allowed to come and go.
  • ER patients can have one visitor.
  • Patients having surgery can have one visitor.
  • Visitors must be 18 years or older, unless the visitor is visiting a pediatric or obstetrics patient.

Visitor Restrictions

The goal is to protect patients, their families and the McLaren Port Huron health care team. Leadership will continue to implement practices to help ensure the health and safety of everyone who enters the facility.

  • All patients and visitors are required to wear a mask upon entry to the hospital.
  • All visitors will be screened upon entry.
  • Visitors should be healthy and must comply with our COVID-19 screening process, designed to identify symptoms of respiratory infection (fever, runny nose, cough, shortness of breath.)
  • Visitors are expected to remain with the patient during their visits, unless otherwise directed by our clinical staff. No visitors will be allowed in rooms of patients with pending or positive COVID-19 tests.

Food Donations

While we appreciate the generous food donations, please consider the local schools and food pantries to assist those who are most in need. To protect our health care workers, we can ONLY accept food donations that are individually wrapped and non-perishable. We are unable to accept any liquids.

Fire Safety

We periodically conduct fire drills. If you hear an alarm, stay where you are. In the event of an actual emergency, hospital staff will notify you. The hospital is fire resistant, and our employees are well-trained in safety procedures.

Parking and Directions


Self-parking and Valet Parking services are free.


Patients and visitors may park in the main parking lot off Pine Grove Avenue. Directional signage for parking and how to enter the hospital campus are prominently displayed in the main parking lot.

Valet Parking

Free valet services are available for patients and visitors and self-parking is also an option.
Valet parking is available at the Wismer Main Entrance during the following times:

  • Monday – Friday: 6 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays: No coverage

Patient Drop-off Locations

  • Hospital Patients: Use the Wismer Main Entrance from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Emergency and after hours: Use the South Tower Emergency Entrance
  • Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute Patients: Use the James Rourke Entrance

Patient Registration Parking

Patient registration for surgical services and pain management is in the new Wismer Main Entrance lobby.
Guides are available to personally escort you to your destination during peak business hours.
Additional directional signage has been placed throughout the hospital to help you get to your destination.


The emergency room is open 24 hours per day and is located in the south tower. Please follow campus directions and signage.


OB patients should use the main entrance from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. After hours, please use the Emergency Entrance.


Patients having inpatient and outpatient surgery should use the Wismer Main Entrance.


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Keeping our patients and employees safe during COVID-19

We have steadfastly continued to provide life-saving care throughout the onset of coronavirus and are determined to meet the health care needs of the communities we serve into the future.

Learn about the measures we're taking to help keep patients and employees safe during these unprecedented times.

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