Patients and Visitors

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What to Bring to the Hospital

Important Paperwork

Patients and/or a member of the family or support system should bring the following information on the day of admission. This will help the admissions process go smoothly.

For Your Comfort

We recommend bringing a limited amount of casual, washable clothing. All clothing should be marked with the patient’s name. Clothes should not have cords, strings, or shoelaces. We suggest bringing:

Toiletries, such as safety razors and shaving cream, are available on each unit.

Your Medications

When you come to the hospital, you should bring a list of all the medications you currently take. This list should include all of your prescription and over-the-counter medications, as well as any vitamins or herbal supplements you may be taking.

If You Have Allergies

The doctor or nurse should be advised of any allergies you may have, especially to medications and food, and/or to other substances.

Items Not Allowed on Patient Units

While not intended as a complete list, the following items are not allowed on patient units.

Gracie Square Hospital cannot assume responsibility for the loss of money, jewelry, or any other personal property kept in your room, or for damaged items. Please do not bring valuables to the hospital. Cash and/or articles considered valuable must be secured in the Security Command Center. After discharge, if personal property is not picked up, it will be stored in the hospital’s property storage area for safekeeping. Thereafter, property will be discarded. Clothing will be held for 30 days and valuables will be held for 90 days.