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Patient Hospitality

Patient Hospitality

At Lima Memorial Hospital, we want our patients and their families to feel as comfortable as possible. So we make sure you have access to the accommodations and services that make you and your loved ones feel cared for. We have flexible visiting hours and comfortable family waiting areas throughout the hospital, plus access to our cafeteria, gift shop and vending areas, even wireless Internet access. Hospital maps are posted throughout the facility.

If you need anything to make yourself or your room more comfortable, call Ext. 5199 for Patient Services or contact the nursing station or any caregiver for assistance.

Please note: Lima Memorial Hospital is a 100% non-smoking facility.

Gift Shop

Located just inside the main entrance, you’ll find everything from flowers to stuffed animals to books to candy.


Monday Friday, 8:30 a.m. 8 p.m.
Saturday, 10:30 a.m.  4:30 p.m.
Sunday, 1  5 p.m.

Wireless/Computer Area

Inside our main lobby you’ll find three computers with free Internet access. Wireless access is available throughout the hospital.


Coffee lovers will find fresh-brewed coffee and snacks at either of our cafes. One is located in the main lobby and the other in the Patient Services Building.


Hungry? Or maybe you just need to take a little break? Stop by our cafeteria located on the ground floor of the hospital and enjoy an assortment of delicious food and drinks. There are also vending machines located throughout the hospital.


Open Daily, 11 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Breakfast, 6 a.m. 10:30 a.m.

Lunch, 11 a.m. 2 p.m.

Dinner, 4 p.m. 7 p.m.

Late Night, 11 p.m. 3 a.m.

Gift Shop on the Go!

The Gift Shop on the Go brings the gift shop to you! The cart rounds patient care areas up to four times a week and is stocked with magazines, candies, over-the-counter medications and more.

Admissions Desk

If you have an appointment, are scheduled to enter the hospital as an inpatient or are pre-registered, expect a warm greeting at our admissions desk located in the foyer of our main entrance on Bellefontaine Avenue. Here, we’ll answer your questions and provide you any information you might need. Lima Memorial Emergency Center also admits patients according to a doctor’s directive.

Call-Ahead Service

  • To have a patient’s car ready for pickup during service hours, call 419-998-4621 and tell the attendant the ticket number. After 7 p.m., please call 419-998-4539.

After-Hours Pickup

  • Cars not picked up by 9 p.m. will be moved to directly in front of the Emergency Center entrance where security will retain the keys. The security office is located inside the main Emergency Center entrance.
  • Customers can either call Ext. 4539 from a hospital courtesy phone located in the main lobby or 419-998-4539 to notify security they will be picking up their car.

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