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UH Elyria Patients & Visitors

Resources for Patients & Visitors at UH Elyria Medical Center

At University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center, we do everything we can to make your stay as pleasant and comfortable as possible. We take pride in our warm and caring service, while at the same time providing you with the latest in medical procedures and technology.

Getting Here

UH Elyria Medical Center is centrally located at the corner of East River Street and East Broad Street in Elyria, making it easily accessible to residents of Lorain County and western Cuyahoga County.

630 East River St.
Elyria, OH 44035

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UH Elyria Medical Center offers ample free parking for patients, family members and visitors, including clearly marked handicapped spaces at the main entrance. There is a both a parking lot and parking garage on East River Street with a walkway into the hospital. Additional parking is available behind the hospital at our adjacent Gates Medical Office Building.

Patient Services

The safety, privacy and comfort of our patients is our primary concern. The majority of our patient rooms are single-occupancy and come equipped with in-room telephones, Spectrum cable television, free WiFi and CARE Channel for Comfort.

We provide a variety of resources to help our patients navigate their hospital visit:

Visitor Services

Our goal is to ensure that family and friends visiting our patients have access to the information and services they need to make their visit enjoyable, with as little stress as possible. Visitor policies are the same at all UH medical centers and are outlined here.

For questions or assistance specific to UH Elyria Medical Center, call patient information at 440-329-7500 or stop by the information desk in the main lobby.

Meals for Visitors

For your convenience, visitors may purchase a guest meal selected from the room service menu to be sent up with the patient’s tray or stop by the UH Elyria Medical Center cafeteria to purchase a guest meal. The first meal is complementary and each additional guest meal is $8.00.

Additional Resources for Visitors

Smoking Policy

For the health and safety of our patients and staff, UH Elyria Medical Center is a smoke-free campus. Visitors, patients and staff are asked to refrain from smoking in any area of the hospital or hospital grounds.

UH Health Talks

UH is bringing our health experts to you through a series of virtual health talks. The virtual seminars include a presentation by physicians who are experts in their field, followed by a Q&A session.

View Upcoming Sessions
View Recorded Sessions

Wheelchair Assistance

Wheelchairs are available at the main and emergency entrances of the hospital. We also have wheelchairs available at the entrance of our Gates Medical Office Building.

Make an Appointment

Make an appointment with a medical professional at UH Elyria Medical Center.