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  • Visitor Information

    In order to maintain our patients’ security, safety and comfort, we ask all visitors to:

    • obtain a visitor’s pass at the Information Desk, with a limit of two visitors at any one time. Visitor passes are valid only for the date and area displayed and must be worn at all times while inside the hospital. Please return your visitor’s pass to the Information Desk when leaving the facility.
    • check with the patient’s nurse for special restrictions.
    • keep noise to a minimum, to avoid disrupting other patients.
    • limit visiting to the patient’s room.
    • refrain from smoking anywhere in the hospital. It is a violation of the Smoke-free Illinois Act.

    Visiting Hours

    General visiting hours for Kindred Hospital Sycamore are daily from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  

    Please limit the number of visitors to no more than two at a time in the patient room. All other visitors must wait in the main lobby until other visitors leave. Visitors may be asked to wait outside the patient’s room while care is being provided.

    Visiting the High Acuity Unit (HAU)

    Visitors to the HAU are asked to keep visits to 15 minutes, in order to allow adequate rest for patients.   

    Visiting with Children

    Children under the age of 12 are not permitted on the units, however they are welcome to wait in common or family waiting areas. Children must be supervised at all times in order to ensure their safety and the safety of our patients.  

    Infection Control

    We ask that all visitors observe general hygiene practices when entering and leaving patient rooms. This includes disinfecting hands using the sanitizer dispensers conveniently placed around the hospital.

    For visitors of patients who are under special infection-control precautions or isolation, please read the isolation signs, check with the patient’s nurse, and make sure you understand and cooperate with the required precautions.  

    Please refrain from visiting if you have a cough, runny nose and/or congestion, sore throat, body aches, unusual weakness or tiredness, fever, rash, open sores, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or exposure to any communicable diseases such as chicken pox, measles or mumps.

    Cafeteria

    The hospital cafeteria is located on the main floor and is available to all visitors. Lunch is available from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. Vending machines and complimentary beverages are also available in the cafeteria throughout the day.

    Parking/Security

    Visitor parking is provided in designated areas of the hospital lot. Spaces for handicapped parking also are available. While we strive to keep all areas of the hospital secure, we are not responsible for vehicle damage, fire or theft while parked in the hospital lot.

    Family Concerns

    Family members are welcome to request a biweekly patient conferences with clinical staff in order to discuss a loved one’s current condition, progress and to answer questions. To schedule a conference time, contact Case Management at ext. 4416.

    Post-Hospital Care

    If your doctor has determined that your loved one no longer needs the specialized services of our hospital but still requires medical care, you may be discharged to a skilled nursing facility, a rehabilitation center or to home care. Our discharge planner is happy to help arrange for the services you may need after leaving Kindred Hospital Sycamore.

    Local Accommodations

    Hospitality House

    The Pay It Forward House - 0.04 miles
    719 Somonauk Street
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 762-4882

    Hotels

    Stratford Inn - 0.44 miles
    355 W State St
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 895-6789  

    Country Inn & Suites - 1.06 miles
    1450 Peace Rd
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 895-8686

    Comfort Inn - 1.77 miles
    1475 South Peace Road
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 895-4979

    Americas Best Value Inn - 1.79 miles
    1860 Dekalb Ave
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 899-6500

    Restaurants

    Subway - 0.31 miles
    441 W High St # 2
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 895-2638

    Nat's On Maple - 0.43 miles
    112 S Maple St
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 895-4243

    Carls Fargo Restaurant (at the Stratford Inn) - 0.44 miles
    355 W State St
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 895-8031

    Taxco Restaurant - 0.44 miles
    223 W State St
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 895-2545

    Villa Verone - 0.44 miles
    219 W State St
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 895-9400

    P J's Courthouse Tavern-Grille - 0.44 miles
    202 W State St
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 895-9253

    Tommy O's Family Restaurant - 0.46 miles
    107 S Sacramento St
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 895-9326

    World Famous Pizza - 0.47 miles
    124 E State St
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 895-5074

    Ren's Chinese Restaurant - 0.53 miles
    310 E State St # 10
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 899-8883

    Wendy's - 0.59 miles
    439 E State Street
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 895-4855

    Jimmy John's - 0.78 miles
    1170 Dekalb Ave # 106
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 895-1920

    Dunkin' Donuts - 1.77 miles
    1840 Dekalb Ave
    Sycamore, IL
    (815) 899-8500

    Starbucks - 2.47 miles
    2577 Sycamore Rd
    Dekalb, IL
    (815) 756-2971

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