General Visiting Hours
Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center maintains open visiting hours. In some situations, overnight visitors are not permitted, so please check with your nurse. Note that public hospital entrances are locked between 9:00pm and 5:30am. Guests should postpone their visit if they have an infection or illness such as a cold or the flu. The health of our patients depends on it. We appreciate your cooperation in this matter.
Exceptions to Open Visiting Hours
Special Care Nursery
Visitors are limited to the child's parents and those designated by the parents, and limited to three visitors at a bedside at any time. All visitors must be accompanied by the mother or child's paternal designee.
Labor and Delivery
Three people are allowed in the room for support during labor and post-delivery, assuming the mother is well and does not require advanced medical attention. Cesarean section procedures will be restricted to one support person.
Immediate family may visit at any time and siblings may visit if free of signs and symptoms of infection. Visiting hours for others are open per the discretion of the child's parent(s) or guardian(s). One parent may stay the night with child.
Visiting hours are 6:30pm - 8:30pm. All visitors will be asked to sign in with the nursing staff. For the safety of our patients, visitors and staff, purses, bags and pockets will be searched. Access for visitors under the age of 18 should be coordinated through our nursing or case management staff prior to arrival.
Visitors age 12 and above are invited to visit at any time, but are encouraged to visit between 9:00am and 6:00pm, or 9:00pm - 6:00am. Visiting hours are subject to change based on a patient's medical condition, and each patient is limited to two visitors at a bedside at any time. For infection control purposes, food, drink or plants are not allowed in patient's rooms.
There are specially designed lounge areas for guests throughout the hospital, including the main lobby and specific locations within our patient care units. Check with a member of the staff to find the nearest lobby area.
A variety of hot entrees, sandwiches, salads, desserts, snacks and beverages are available in the Spotsy Café. The Spotsy Café is open during the following hours, but hours and services are subject to change:
Weekdays: 7:30am - 9:00am, 11:00am - 2:00pm, and 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Weekends: 11:00am - 2:00pm
Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center also has two vending locations where light snacks and refreshments can be found. Vending is located in the lobby of the Emergency Department and on the west end of the main corridor opposite the chapel. If you need any assistance locating a vending area, please ask a member of the staff.
The gift shop is located on the first floor near the main information desk. It offers fresh flowers, gifts, cards, magazines, pre-packaged toiletry bags that include: toothbrush, toothpaste, body wash, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant and a comb. Some over-the-counter medicines are available.
This Gift Shop is run by our Volunteer Services with occasional changes to regular hours. Hours of operation are also posted on the signage at the gift shop.
Mon, Wed, and Fri: 9:00am - 8:00pm
Tues and Thurs: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sun: 10:00am - 6:00pm
An automatic teller machine (ATM) is available outside the Spotsy Café on the first floor.
Free valet parking is available Monday through Friday for patients and guests from 8:00am - 4:30pm at the main entrance of the hospital.
Mail and Flowers
Volunteers deliver mail and flowers to patient rooms for those listed in the patient directory. Mail delivered to the hospital after you are discharged will be returned to the sender.
Patients may receive a copy of the Free Lance-Star by calling the front desk at ext. 4144 prior to 7:00pm the prior evening. Newspapers are also available for purchase in the gift shop.
The services of a Notary Public may be obtained Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm. Call 0 for assistance.
Spotsylvania Regional is a non-smoking campus inside the buildings and in parking areas.
The services of a chaplain are available to patients and their families upon request or referral. Area clergy of various denominations and faiths assist the hospital chaplain in providing emotional and spiritual support during a time of illness or crisis. The nursing staff will be glad to contact the chaplain or any other member of the clergy you may wish to see. The chapel, located on the first floor by the west entrance of the hospital, is nonsectarian and open to patients and guests for meditation 24 hours a day.
Privacy and Social Media
While participating in social media activities at Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center, please remember to respect the privacy of the people surrounding you including other patients, their family and friends, and SRMC employees. SRMC healthcare nurses, doctors or other staff members are not allowed to accept Facebook “friend” requests from you. SRMC policy prohibits providers from posting pictures of patients or being “tagged” in a picture of a patient on a social media site. Please be mindful of your healthcare providers' privacy, professional boundaries and confidentiality. They have been instructed to remove any tags from pictures on social media sites that patients have posted. Our patients and their family/friends appreciate you respecting their privacy by not posting their pictures or discussing their experiences at SRMC on any social media sites. Thank you for helping protect the privacy and confidentiality of our patients and employees at Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center.
For the Hearing Impaired
Patients who are hearing impaired may request a telecommunications device free of charge. Patients may also request a telecommunications device to communicate with a hearing impaired relative or friends. Arrangements may be made for a live or video sign language interpreter to be present to help with communication needs for a hearing impaired or deaf patient/family member.
For Those with Limited English
As a free service, arrangements may be made for a live, video or phone interpreter to assist with the communication needs for a limited English proficient patient or family member. Please inform a member of the staff if we can help you with any of these services.