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Family and Guest Visiting

Our healthcare team understands that having family and friends around is important to the healing process. Your family is welcome anytime, but we do ask guests to follow the guidelines below.

For more information or to check on the status of your loved one, call 812.723.2811.

  • Visiting Hours for Women & Children’s Services
    Spouses, grandparents and siblings may visit at any time. All other visitors may visit between the hours of noon – 2 pm and 6 pm – 8 pm.
  • Visiting Hours for the North Wing
    Visitors are welcome between the hours of 8 am – 8 pm.

Can children come?

In general, it is a good idea to check with a guest relations team member before bringing a child as a visitor. Children younger than age 14 must be accompanied by an adult, other than the patient, at all times. Some units may require health screens or have other limitations on children visiting.

If someone is sick, can they visit?

For your protection, people should not visit if they are sick, especially if they have a sore throat, cold or fever.

Is smoking allowed?

All IU Health facilities are smoke-free. For the safety of everyone, smoking is not allowed in any IU Health building or on the grounds.

What is the IU Health alcohol and drug policy?

All IU Health facilities are alcohol and drug-free.

What is the IU Health firearm policy?

It is the policy of Indiana University Health that no one, other than IU Health Security Officers or on-duty Law Enforcement Officers, carry or have in their possession a firearm or weapon while in a IU Health facility. Law enforcement officers should check in with IU Health Security if they plan to carry on premises.

Dine with a Patient

At IU Health Paoli Hospital, guests are welcome to order a meal and dine with a patient in his or her room. To order a guest meal, please visit the IU Health Paoli Hospital Cafeteria, open Monday through Friday, 11 am – 1 pm for lunch.