Have a pleasant visit.
No one looks forward to a hospital stay, but at Munroe Regional Medical Center, we work hard to make sure your visit is as pleasant as possible. Here's a few things you should know about your room and our hospital in general that can help make your time with us restful and healing.
Each of our private inpatient rooms features:
For the protection of our patients, staff and visitors, we conduct fire and disaster drills regularly. If a drill occurs while you are here, please remain in your room and do not become alarmed. A staff member will assist you and let you know what to do.
Wheelchairs are available on all patient care units.
Munroe makes every effort to provide nutritious meals, prepared to your physician's orders, who will prescribe a diet suitable for your medical needs. Substitutions are allowed if they follow specific diet requirements. Gourmet meals are available for purchase for patients and visitors not on a restricted diet.
Patients are typically served meals in their room during the following times:
To maintain Munroe's strict level of health and safety standards and to ensure your appropriate diet, we ask our inpatients to please request food and drinks from the nursing staff on their unit.
U.S. Postal Service mail will be delivered to your room, as well any message you receive through Munroe's Email-A-Patient service. After your discharge, mail will be forwarded to your home.
A complimentary copy of our local newspaper, Ocala Star-Banner, is delivered to your room courtesy of Munroe. Magazines are available for purchase in the gift shop or can be borrowed upon request through Volunteer Services by calling extension 2153.
Special regulations are in effect in areas where patients are receiving oxygen. Electrically-operated equipment and aerosol products are not permitted in any room where oxygen is in use or on standby.
All patients have the right to appropriate assessment in management of pain. As a patient at Munroe, you can expect:
You also have the responsibility to:
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Ocala, FL 34471