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Convenient, free parking is available. Handicapped-accessible parking spaces are also available for your convenience. A free wireless network is available throughout the hospital.
Visiting Policy & Hours
Newark-Wayne Community Hospital embraces the concept of family-centered care by encouraging family support and visitation in an environment which promotes patient comfort, rest and safety. We recognize that family and friends are part of the health care team and their support is vital to our patients’ recovery. With that in mind, we have an established open visitation policy, consistent with Patients’ Visitation Rights, enabling patients to choose who is welcome to visit them during their stay.
Visiting hours are from 11:30 am - 8:30 pm. Please note the visiting hours for some of our other patient areas below:
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm & 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
One South (Weekends)
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm & 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Spouse / Significant Other: Unlimited
Other family members, friends, siblings (with adult supervision): 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Children under 15 limited to siblings when the baby is in the room.
Children as Visitors
Children under 15 can visit a patient with doctor and nursing staff authorization.
Email and Internet Access
Newark-Wayne provides our visitors and patients with free wireless internet access. Click here to learn how to access this wireless service.
Also, friends and family have the option of sending a patient an email message or greeting using our Email a Newark Wayne Community Hospital Patient application. Please note: messages sent using this application are not secure. Please do not include personal or confidential information. The emails are delivered by volunteers at the hospital.
The hospital's Cafeteria is located on the Lower Level and is open Mon.-Fri. 11:00 am - 1:30 pm.
The Snack Bar, in the main lobby is open Mon. - Fri. 7:00 am - 8:00 pm, and Sat. and Sun. 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Vending machines, located in the Emergency Department Lobby, 2-South and on the 2-West unit.
DeMay Living Center Gift Shop - The shop, located in the DeMay Living Center Lobby, is open from 11:30 am - 2:30 pm on weekdays, offering a small assortment of gift and snack items.
The Mulberry Tree Gift Shop offers a selection of magazines, fresh flowers, cards and gift items. Located in the main lobby, the gift shop is staffed by volunteers and members of the Newark-Wayne Auxiliary. Gift Shop hours are Mon. - Fri. 9:30 am - 8:00 pm. Weekend hours are varied.