JOSEPHS HOSPITAL Patient
towards a healthy community
FOR YOUR SAFETY
and medications can affect balance and coordination Therefore, raised bed rails
are for your protection. If you would like the rails lowered, please call your
nurse. Do not attempt to climb over the rails or to lower them yourself
you hear the fire alarm, please stay in your room. This includes any persons
visiting you at the time. A nurse will come and tell you if you need to take
any further action.
insure proper monitoring, all medications are dispensed upon orders from our
doctor and should not be brought with you to the Hospital.
professional security staff is available 24-hours a day, 7-days a week. Their first priority is our patients, guests
and staff. These safety specialists make regular rounds to all areas of the
Hospital to ensure the protection of all. Upon request an escort can be
provided for visitors to any parking area surrounding our facility.
help you understand more about specific medical conditions, our health
education program offers films seen on television, Ch. 7, in your room at no
charge. This is a free service and does not require obtaining total television
service. Weekly classes are held on medical subjects such as diabetic instruction,
etc. For more information, ask your nurse or call the Education Services at