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Visitor Info & Hours

Visitor Info & Hours

Visitors are important to the healing process and can be good medicine for patients. We welcome family members and friends to visit patients at Rochelle Community Hospital. Please remember that our policies are only intended to ensure the health of our patients. If you have additional questions, please feel free to call 815-562-2181.

General Guidelines

Persons visiting patients in the hospital are requested to observe the hours identified for visiting in the different areas of the hospital.

Visitng Hours

Since patient care and safety are our primary concerns, our visiting hours are designed to assure that you receive appropriate rest and that there is appropriate time for the delivery of your medical care.

Our standard visiting hours may be extended or limited based on the patient's condition.

Medical - Surgical Unit

The recommended visiting hours are 11:00 a.m.- 8:30 p.m. If you have a visitor who cannot visit during these hours, contact the nursing supervisor who will discuss other arrangements with you.

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

In order for the patient to get enough rest and receive the amount of care required for recovery, we have developed the following guidelines for visitors in ICU.

Visiting Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
When to Visit: On the half hour 11:30, 12:30, 1:30, etc.
How Often: Once an hour
How Long: 5 minutes
Number of Visitors: 2 people

Who May Visit