Most of the time you will find that visitors are good
medicine. However, because rest is an important part of
a patients recovery, we ask that visitors help by
considering the following suggestions:
- Only two visitors per patient at a time.
- Keep visits brief 10 to 15 minutes.
- Speak quietly and avoid unnecessary noise.
- Do not leave children unattended in the
General Visiting Hours
10:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
except when babies are being fed at:
9-10 a.m.; 1-2 p.m.; and 5-6 p.m.
Only siblings and children over 12 are allowed.
6:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 4:00p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
The Emergency Department allows one visitor to
remain with an adult patient.
For visitors, parking is conveniently located parallel
to Poplar Street at the hospitals North Entrance.
Parking is also available at the South Tower/Vine
Street Entrance, Medical Arts Building, and outside of
the West and East Entrance.
In order to provide a healthy and safe environment, there is a designated smoking area located just outside of the Emergency Department. Smoking is not allowed inside the building.
For everyone's safety, concealed weapons are prohibited
on these premises. Security is also available to
provide escorts to and from hospital parking lots if
needed. Call ext. 2111 or ask the hospital operator to
call for you.
Regions Bank, BB&T, and the Murray Bank offer 24 Hour
Banking. An Automated Teller Machine is located on the
first floor in the North Tower near the cafeteria for your convenience.
Flower and Mail Delivery
Friends and family should send cards and letters to the
patients attention, Murray-Calloway County Hospital,
803 Poplar Street, Murray, Ky 42071. Mail arriving after a
patient goes home will be forwarded to his or her home
- Local calls: Dial 9, then the local number.
- Long distance calls: A call must be collect,
billed to a third number or charged to a telephone
or credit card. Charges may not be billed to your
room. To place a long distance call, dial 0 for the
- Family and friends may call your room: In the
North Tower, dial 762-1+ your room number. In the
South Tower, dial 752-+ your room number. To call
hospital extensions from outside the hospital,
please dial 1 + 270 (area code) and follow the
Visitors are welcome in the cafeteria located on the
- Weekend (Sat/Sun) and Holiday Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
- Open daily: 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and 11:00
a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
- Breakfast: 6:30-10:30 a.m.
- Lunch: 11:00-2:00 p.m.
- Dinner: 5:00-8:00 p.m.
Lost and Found
Misplaced items are kept for 30 days after they are
found. Notify your nurse as soon as you realize your
If you are at home, call Environmental Services at
Pic-a-Dilly Gift Shoppe
Located adjacent to the North Tower lobby, The Pic-a-Dilly
Gift Shoppe carries balloons, flowers, candy,
magazines, unique gifts, postage stamps, and personal
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 12 noon to 4:00 p.m.
MasterCard and Visa are accepted. Call the Gift
Shoppe at ext. 1275.
The Gift Shoppe is sponsored by the MCCH Auxiliary
and operated by hospital volunteers. Proceeds are used
to purchase hospital equipment and improve services.
Pastoral Care is available for counseling, prayer,
communion, bereavement care, crisis intervention,
weddings, funerals, and other spiritual and emotional
support for you and your family. Call ext. 1274 or ask
your nurse to call for you.
The chapel, located just off the North Tower lobby, is open
24 hours a day for prayer and meditation.
Guest Services Coordinator
If you have questions or compliments you would like to
express, please call the guest services coordinator at
ext. 1457 from inside the hospital or 762-1457
from outside the hospital.
The Murray-Calloway County Hospital's blood bank is
open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. To
find out more about or to donate blood or platelets,
Our volunteers come from a wide variety of backgrounds,
but share a common desire to help others. As
Murray-Calloway County Hospital volunteers, they make
their time count for something special. You too can
experience productive, satisfying, enriching placement
as a volunteer. To find out more, call the volunteer
director at 762-1276.
For a free directory of the physicians on the
Murray-Calloway County Hospital medical staff, call
If your church, club, school, or civic organization
would like a tour call Planning & Marketing at
762-1381. With advance arrangements, tours of the
hospital are available.