JOSEPHS HOSPITAL Patient
towards a healthy community
WHEN YOU ARRIVE
you arrive at St Josephs Hospital. please report to the Admissions Office and
bring the following:
insurance information cards, forms, second surgical opinions and appropriate
referrals. All materials will be treated as confidential.
toiletry articles that you may need, such as a toothbrush, shaving cream, etc.
amount of money for newspapers, vending room, if desired.
healthcare team who will take care of your needs to know what medications you
are currently taking. Please bring a list of you prescriptions and dosages
please do not bring any medications with you to the hospital. Your physician
will order any medicines you need while you are in the hospital.
To insure proper identification,
we will place an identification band around your wrist that must stay on until
you are discharged.
are not responsible for loss of personal items. Please let your nurse know if
you have dentures so that you can receive a denture cup for their safekeeping.
Also, if you wear glasses, along with your dentures, please take special care
and leave then in your night table drawer. Never leave such items on your meal
fray or bed. The Hospital accepts NO liability for lost or stolen items.
Smoking is not permitted inside the building, as we
are a smoke-free hospital.