Visiting Policies & Hours

We believe that having loved ones nearby lifts spirits, brightens moods and improves healing. However, everyone’s safety, there are a few things to consider when coming by to say hello.

Normal Visiting Hours

11:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.

  • You can have a maximum of 2 visitors at any one time.
  • Children under the age of 12 require special permission by nursing staff to visit patient rooms, and are not allowed in the Maternity Care units unless they are a patient’s sibling.
  • Wash your hands often while visiting our facility. It prevents the spread of germs that can cause infection.
  • If you’ve got a fever, cold, or any infection symptoms, please stay home.
  • Bluefield Regional Medical Center is a tobacco-free campus. No smoking is allowed anywhere on the grounds.
  • Don’t bring patients food or candies unless your attending doctor gives permission.
  • Only use the main hospital entrance.

Intensive Care Units

Visitors are limited to immediate family members only, and at the nursing staff’s discretion. Please call the waiting room before entering the care units:
I.C.U.: ext. 1518.
C.C.U.: ext. 1528 
10 a.m. – 8:30 p.m., daily


Immediate family members, including young siblings, have extended visiting hours. Please check with the nursing staff for details.
3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Nursery Viewing

3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

  • For the safety and security of our mothers and babies the doors to this unit are locked at all times.
  • Only 4 visitors in the patient room on 2-East
  • Only 3 visitors in the labor room
  • No children under age 12 (except for siblings of the baby)
  • After 8:30 only one adult may stay.