Piedmont Athens Regional

1199 Prince Ave.
Athens, GA 30606

Piedmont Athens Regional Visitor Information

To enhance the quality of care and ensure our patients have adequate rest for recovery in a quiet and safe environment, we have a few guidelines for visitors.

Family and Friends Visiting Hours

To help encourage a healing and peaceful environment for patients, we welcome visitors from Noon to 8:30 p.m. daily, with the following exceptions:

  • Mother-Baby: 7 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. (A significant other or support person may stay overnight and must wear an identification bracelet that matches the mother and baby's bracelet.)
  • Pediatrics: Parents, Grandparents and Siblings: any time | Other Guests: Noon to 8:30 p.m.
  • Neonatal Intensive Care: Parents and grandparents may visit any time except 5:30 a.m. to 7 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Please note that a patient's doctor may restrict visiting hours, depending on the patient's condition or treatment.

  • Guidelines for Visitors
  • People with colds, sore throats or any contagious disease should not visit patients.
  • Visitors must dress appropriately and must wear shirts and shoes.
  • We request no more than three visitors should be in a patient's room at one time.
  • Please keep visits short and quiet as possible.
  • Visitors may be asked to leave the room during baths, tests or treatments or when the doctor or nurse needs to see the patient.

Children under the age of 12 are encouraged to remain on the first floor. Younger children need adult supervision. In exceptional circumstances, arrangements for underage children to visit patients may be made through the nursing unit. For more information call (706) 475-3898.