Our current policies may have changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. See the latest updates.

We welcome you at our facilities from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Requests for visiting outside of these hours may be discussed with the clinical nurse. Children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

For everyone’s safety, all visitors must obtain a visitor badge from Guest Services in the 5th Avenue Lobby before proceeding to the patient unit.

To provide the best care, specialty units have special visiting guidelines.

Unit/Department Number of Visitors at a Time Special Notes
Beginnings Maternity Unit Triage 1  
Beginnings Maternity Unit – Labor and Delivery 3  
Beginnings Maternity Unit – C-Section Room     2 Limits on visitors may be changed due to anesthesia requirements.
Beginnings Maternity Unit – R2E          Open visitation 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. One support person after 8 p.m.
Beginnings Maternity Unit – R1E           Open visitation 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 3 to 8 p.m.
Emergency Department 2  
Medical and Surgical Intensive Care Units (MICU and SICU) 4 Open 24 hours for visits; children 12 and under are not permitted to visit.
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Parent/guardian permission required

Open 24 hours for parents and grandparents. Children age 12 and older may visit. Open visitation 1 to 8 p.m.

Pediatrics, C2S     Parent/guardian permission required 24-hour rooming in as requested by parents or guardians. Rooming in by non-parent is arranged by speaking with the nurse.
Post-Anesthesia Care Unit       Open 24 hours for visitation.
Limits directed by healthcare team.
Spruce Pavilion       Noon to 1 p.m. and 6 to 7 p.m.
Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing

Recommended visiting hours are 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. To avoid interruption of therapy sessions, visitors should call ahead to check the patient’s therapy schedule. Therapy times are available after 5 p.m. for the following day.