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.

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

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.