University of Cincinnati Medical Center

234 Goodman Street, Cincinnati, OH 45219 | 513-584-1000

Visiting Hours

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Medical and Surgical Units
Various Floors
8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Obstetrical Unit
Main Hospital, 3rd Floor
8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Psychiatry

University of Cincinnati Medical Center Psychiatric Services at Ridgeway
3200 Burnet Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45229

Visiting Hours for General Adult Psychiatric Unit, 5 Ridgeway
Weekdays: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Weekends and Holidays: 2:00pm – 8:00pm

Visiting Hours for General/Older Adult Psychiatric Unit, 6 Ridgeway
Weekdays: 4:00pm – 8:00pm
Weekends and Holidays: 2:00pm – 8:00pm

Special Care Areas

Burns Special Care Unit (BSCU)
Main Hospital, 5th Floor
11:30 am- 6:30 pm and 8:15 pm-9:00 pm

CardioVascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU)
Critical Care Pavilion, 6th Floor
11:30 am- 6:30 pm and 8:15 pm-9:00 pm

Cardiac Step Down (CSD)
Critical Care Pavilion, 6th Floor
8:00 am – 9:00 pm

CardioVascular Intensive Care Unit Annex (CVICU Annex)
Critical Care Pavilion, 2nd Floor
11:30 am- 6:30 pm and 8:15 pm-9:00 pm

Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU)
Critical Care Pavilion, 7th Floor
11:30 am- 6:30 pm and 8:15 pm-9:00 pm

Medical Stepdown Unit
Critical Care Pavilion, 7th Floor
8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit (NSICU)
Main Hospital, 4th Floor
8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Oncology Unit
Critical Care Pavilion, 8th Floor
12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU)
Critical Care Pavilion, 2nd Floor
8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Critical Care Pavilion, 3rd Floor
24-hr. visitation for parents

NICU Visitation and Sibling Visitation

  • The unit closes for a full shift change from 7:00am to 7:30am and 7:00pm to 7:45pm.  We do not allow visitors in the unit at these times.
  • Two visitors at the bedside, unless there is a sibling, then it is mom dad and child.
  • If they have twins, it will be two at the bedside per baby (four people total).
  • Siblings have to be 2 years and older.
  • Any siblings that are 2 years old to 13 years old must be updated on their shots and we have to have a copy of the record before they can visit.
  • Siblings 14 years of age and older do not have to show shot records.
  • Anyone 14 and older can visit the unit with mom or with dad (2 at bedside)

Approved Visitors

  • Approved visitors must be 16 years of age and older and may visit by themselves
  • When approved visitors come by themselves they must show photo id
  • We will make a copy of the id and put it in the approved visitor book
  • Approved visitors are not allowed to bring any visitors with them unless it is another approved visitor
  • Please make sure that they are on the list when coming by themselves
  • Approved visitors must follow hospital visitation which is 8am-9pm
  • If they come with mom or dad, they can stay as long as the mom or dad does. The hospital visitation only applies if they are by themselves!