Patients & Visitors

For Hospital Visitors


Off-street parking is available in the hospital parking lot on Jamestown St. Valet parking is available by dropping vehicle off with valet attendant at main entrance to hospital at Jamestown St.

Information Desk

Visitors must stop at the Information Desk in the lobby at the Jamestown Street entrance to receive a visitors pass and the room number of the patient they have come to visit. Information Desk staff must call the Geropsychiatric Unit to provide visitor access to that unit. The staff must also confirm with the designated unit nursing station for all special visitation requests during non-visiting hours. The Information Desk may be contacted at 215-487-4572 or 4573.

Visiting Policy

Each patient may have two visitors at one time unless special permission for more than two has been requested from and approved by the nurse supervisor in advance. Children are permitted to visit but must remain accompanied by an adult at all times. As a reminder, it is hospital policy that unattended children are not permitted in any patient care area or in the Hospital Lobby

Visiting Hours

Medical Surgical Units, Progressive Care Unit (PCU), and Rehabilitation Unit:

11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Intensive Care Unit

11:30 a.m. Noon
2:00 p.m. 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. 8:00 p.m.


Noon-2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Mon. - Fri.)
Noon - 8:00 p.m. (Sat. - Sun.)

Smoking Policy

Roxborough Memorial Hospital is a smoke-free facility. No smoking is permitted inside any hospital building.Smoking outdoors on hospital property is permitted only in the designated smoking area located on the exterior side of the Wolcoff Auditorium facing Jamestown Street.


The hospital cafeteria on the ground floor is open for service on the following schedule:

Breakfast 6:30 a.m. 9:00 a.m.
Lunch 11:00 a.m. 1:30 p.m.
Dinner 4:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m.

Fixed price dinners for senior citizens are provided every Wednesday from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. The cafeteria is closed for cleaning from 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., and from 2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. daily, and from 6:00 p.m. following the dinner service until 6:00 a.m. the next day. Twenty-four hour vending machines are located just outside the cafeteria and just inside the entrance to the Emergency Room.

Bank Machine

A 24-hour automatic teller machine is located in the main lobby.

Hospitality Rooms

Comfortable waiting areas for visitors are located on each patient unit. Family members of patients undergoing surgery may wait in the waiting room on the 4th floor near the surgical suite where the surgeon will call on them following the procedure. The Same Day Surgery visitors waiting room is located on the 1st floor near the main lobby. After a procedure and post-anesthesia recovery, same day patients will be transported back to the Same Day Unit where those accompanying them may visit them prior to discharge.

Pastoral Care and Chapel

A non-denominational chapel is located on the 3rd floor of the hospital. All clergy are welcome to visit members of their congregations who are hospitalized. If your place of worship does not have a representative assigned to visit patients on a regular basis, we suggest that you or your loved one notify your clergy personally to arrange visitation.