Visitor Information

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Visiting Hours

General Visiting Hours

Medical Surgical Units: 8 am to 8 pm

Critical Care Unit Visiting Hours

8:30 am to 8 pm and 8 pm to 6:30 am 

  • Only two visitors at a time  
  • Children under 12 years old must remain attended in the Critical Care Waiting Room  
  • Food is not allowed in patient rooms  

Birthing Center Visiting Hours

  • General Public: 10 am to 8 pm
  • Father/Support Person: Open hours
  • Grandparents: Open hours
  • Siblings accompanied by an adult: 10 am to 8 pm  

Visitor Courtesy

  • Visitors should limit visits to no more than 15 minutes  
  • Limit the number of visitors to no more than three at a time unless otherwise stipulated  
  • Children under 12 years of age are not permitted in patient rooms  
  • Children should not be left unattended in the lobby or other waiting areas  
  • Visitors should honor the request of a patient if they do not wish to have visitors  
  • Visitors should use the Main Entrance at the front lobby during the normal hours of the day (The Main Entrance doors are open from 6:30 am to 8 pm)  
  • Food is not allowed in patient rooms  
  • Smoking is not permitted anywhere on the hospital campus  

Amenities

Television

A television is provided in each patient room with the remote control located inside the bedside rails. A television guide is available in each patient room. 

Telephone

A private line telephone is located in each patient room. Local calls can be made by dialing "8" to obtain an outside line. The main hospital number is 336-248-5161 and your extension is the same as your three-digit room number with a "4" in front of that number. To access a patient room, dial 238-4 + the three digit room number. For example, if a patient's room number is 334 you may dial that room directly by dialing 238-4334. Dial the LMC switchboard operator (0) for assistance with long-distance calls. Pay phones are located in the lobby areas.  

Newspapers/Magazines

Local area newspapers are available in the lobby areas at a minimum charge. A volunteer will be glad to obtain a newspaper for you. Free magazines are available upon request to the volunteers. 

Mail and Flower Delivery

Volunteers are available to deliver personal mail and flowers daily. 

Meals 

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Patient Meal Service

At Your Request: Room Service Dining

With At Your Request-Room Service Dining®, patients enjoy a unique dining experience similar to hotel room service. What makes this dining experience so special is that patients can order from an extensive menu whatever they want--whenever they want--as long as the kitchen is open and it conforms with their physician-ordered diet. Customized meals are available.

Each meal is freshly prepared and individually delivered to the patient's room in 45 minutes or less. Room service is available daily from 6:30 pm to 7 pm by dialing 65900. Patients can request meals as needed each day during the hours of operation. Service Response Center attendants verify that patients are ordering on a regular basis.

Guest Meals

Guest meals can be ordered at a nominal charge by dialing 65900. Family members and/or visitors may wish to go to the hospital cafeteria for a meal or snack.

Cafeteria Hours

  • Breakfast: 6:30 am to 9:30 am
  • Lunch: 11 am to 1:30 pm
  • Dinner: 4:30 pm to 6 pm 

Snacks/Vending Machines

Snacks and beverages can be purchased in the vending machines.

 

How to Get Here

250 Hospital Drive
Lexington, NC 27292

New Patient Appointments:
336-716-WAKE
Contact Us: 336-248-5161

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