Memorial Hospital of Tampa welcomes families and friends to visit with patients at the hospital. We understand that having loved ones nearby can improve healing and help facilitate better care.
General visiting hours are from 10:00 a.m.- 9:00 p.m. Extended visiting hours may be arranged at the discretion of the patient’s physician and the nursing supervisor. Visitors may be asked to leave a patient’s room during tests and treatments.
Intensive Care Unit Visiting Hours
Special visiting hours are in place for patients in the Intensive Care Unit. You may visit the ICU anytime except between the hours of 12:00pm – 2:00pm, 5:00pm – 8:00pm and 10:00pm – 9:00am.
We kindly ask that visitors are limited to two at a time inside ICU patient rooms unless special arrangements have been made with the patient’s nurse. Comfortable waiting areas are provided nearby. When visiting patients in the ICU please follow these guidelines:
- Only immediate family members or significant others are allowed to visit in the ICU
- Due to increased risk of infection, children under the age of 12 are not allowed to visit
- Please limit visits to 10 -15 minutes
- To protect the privacy of all of our patients, please do not visit in the ICU hallways
Free parking is located off of the Swann Street entrance and another parking lot is located on DeLeon and Habana Streets. Limited Emergency Room parking is located on Habana Street.
Memorial’s Diagnostic Center entrance offers a convenient covered awning area for patient drop off and pick up.
Visitor Waiting Areas
The hospital provides several family waiting areas throughout the facility. Vending machines offering a wide range of snack foods are located on the first and third floors. Wireless Internet access is available throughout the hospital for access in family waiting areas, patient rooms, and the hospital’s cafeteria.
Our cafeteria is located just off the main lobby and is open daily and provides a wide range of healthy selections for breakfast, lunch and dinner, including daily hot entrees, a salad bar, soups, pre-made sandwiches and salads along with a variety of drinks and desserts.
Week Day Hours:
Breakfast: 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Lunch: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Dinner: 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Breakfast: 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Lunch: 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Cheers Gift Shop
Our gift shop is located near the main entrance on the first floor and is open Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. The gift shop is closed on weekends and all major holidays. The gift shop offers an assortment of unique gifts, flowers, and candy.
Memorial Hospital’s Chapel is located next to the nursing office on the second floor. Patients and their families are welcome to visit the Chapel anytime.