Preparing For Your Stay

Organization:

What to Bring With You

  • Personal identification (examples include your driver's license, military ID or passport).
  • Medical insurance information and identification cards.
  • If you have received a Medical Information and Access Card or MemorialCare Senior Plus Card bring this with you to save time during admitting.
  • An accurate list of your current medications and any over-the-counter vitamins and herbs you are taking for your doctor and nurse to review.

For an Overnight Stay

For your comfort, you may pack a small bag, containing the personal articles you wish to bring to the hospital. These may include:

  • Pajamas.
  • Robe and slippers (washable).
  • Toiletries.
    • Toothpaste/toothbrush.
    • Shampoo/conditioner.
    • Soap.
    • Deodorant.
    • Shower cap.
  • Clothing to go home in.

Valuables

Please DO NOT bring valuable items such as large sums of money or jewelry with you to the medical center. Leave your valuables at home or with a family member.