Visitor Information

For Stringfellow Memorial Visitors

The Chapel is located on the 3rd floor next to the ICU visitor’s entrance. It is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.


Breakfast 6:30 am – 8:30 am
Lunch 10:45 am -1:15 pm
Dinner 5:00 pm -6:00 pm

Saturday – Sunday:
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 am
Lunch 11:00-1:15 pm
No dinner meal.

Holidays hours are the same as weekend hours.


Vending machines located on the 2nd floor Emergency Room waiting area and on the 3rd floor by the cafeteria.

Stringfellow Memorial does not have a gift shop, however, please note that all gifts of food or drink must be checked by a nurse to see if the gift is appropriate.

It is the policy of our hospital to provide interpreter and/or reader services for blind, deaf or language-impaired patients. The hospital may use employees and/or professional agencies that can provide timely interventions to meet individual patient needs. Various assistive communication devices can be provided. Please let us know if you require these services.

Visitor parking is conveniently located in the front of the hospital on 18th Street. Additional parking is located behind the hospital on 19th Street, next to the physician parking area. Handicapped parking is available at each entrance to the facility: the main entrance just outside the lobby, the Emergency Room and the doctors’ entrance.

It is the policy of Stringfellow Memorial Hospital that patients have the right to visitors 24 hours per day. We do ask that all visitors respect their loved ones need for adequate rest and not tire them with excessively lengthy visits; therefore we have suggested times for visitation that are only used as a guide.

Intensive Care Unit

  • 5 – 5:30 a.m.
  • 9 – 9:30 a.m.
  • 11 – 11:30 a.m.
  • 1 – 1:30 p.m.
  • 3 – 3:30 p.m.
  • 5 – 5:30 p.m.
  • 9 – 9:30 p.m.

**Visitors to the ICU must be at least 12 years of age.

Medical & Surgical Units

  • 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.

A waiting area for friends and family of ICU and Surgery patients is located on the third floor, next to the Same-Day Surgery nurses’ station. The waiting area telephone number is 256-235-8891. Please try to contact your family members at this number before calling the ICU nurses’ station.