Visiting Hours and Policies

Medical/Surgical 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Pediatrics 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Parents may visit anytime.
One parent is encouraged to stay overnight.
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Parents may visit anytime.
One parent is encouraged to stay overnight.
Visit by other relatives can be arranged with the nurse.
Mother/Baby Unit General visitors and sibling: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Fathers: 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Neonatal 24-hour visiting for parents and grandparents.
Intensive Care Nursery One daily visit for parents for 20 minutes.
Siblings may visit, accompanied by a parent, for 20 minutes between 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Adult Psychiatry Monday to Friday: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturdays, Sundays and holidays: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Seniors Psychiatry 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Oncology 24-hour visiting.
Critical Care Units 24-hour visiting: Two visitors per bedside.
Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit 24-hour visiting: Two visitors per bedside.
Rehabilitation 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Therapy 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

In some cases, visiting hours may be modified, through a unit's nurse, according to a patient's needs or during emergency situations.

A patient may have two visitors at a time. Children under the age of 14 may visit only with the permission of the nurse manager or nursing supervisor. However, siblings of newborn babies, age two and above, are permitted to visit the Mother/Baby Unit from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. A patient  may have up to four visitors at a bedside in the Birthing Center.

Visitors should comply with all NYPBMH policies and instructions. This includes, but is not limited to, not leaving young children unattended and refraining from smoking on NYPBMH's campus.