General Info

Baby Photos

Your nurse will explain more about the photographs which will be taken shortly after your baby’s birth. You will have the opportunity to purchase pictures and to have your baby’s picture on the hospital’s web page – www.morehead.org.

Cologne and Fragrances

Due to allergic reactions in other patients and visitors, do not wear cologne or fragrances during your stay.

Electrical Equipment

Personal appliances and equipment that plug into an electrical receptacle for operation (electric razor, hair dryer, curlers, radio, TV, tape player, computers, cell phones, etc.) are not permitted due to state and federal safety requirements. However, battery operated devices are permitted. Hair dryers, razors, and electric shavers are available at your request from the nurses’ station.

Mail and Flowers

Your mail and flowers will be delivered to your room by volunteers. Mail received after you have been discharged will be forwarded to your home address.

Reading Material

A volunteer will bring a cart each morning to offer you free magazines.

Restrooms and Baby Changing Stations

There are public restrooms on the patient floors, in the main lobby, in the Day Hospital, and in the Emergency Department. Baby Changing Stations are in all public bathrooms except on patient floors. Health regulations prohibit visitor use of patient restrooms.

Website

You may find all the services of Morehead Hospital at www.morehead.org. You can also find information about each physician on the medical staff, health information, living will information and job openings. You may download a job application, a living will form or the hospital’s community newsletter. This institution complies with the provisions of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and all requirements imposed pursuant thereto, to the end that no person shall, on the grounds of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, sexual preference, ancestry, age, familial status, physical or mental disability or handicap, be excluded from participation in, be denied benefits of, or otherwise be subjected to discrimination in the provision of any care or service. This Nondiscrimination Statement applies to patients, physicians, and staff.