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Masks are Required

Wearing masks helps us keep each other safe. Masks are required in our facilities.

If you cannot wear a mask, contact your care team before you visit to discuss telehealth. Patients and visitors not wearing masks will not be permitted to enter.

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Visitor Information

Family in waiting area.

We understand the importance of including family and friends in the healing process. At The University of Kansas Health System, we are committed to doing everything we can to make your visiting experience as easy and pleasant as possible.

Visitor resources

  • If you want to send a delivery, flowers or balloons to a loved one at our main hospital, we encourage you to follow these guidelines.

    All deliveries should be addressed to:

      Patient name
      c/o The University of Kansas Hospital
      4000 Cambridge St.
      Kansas City, KS 66160

  • All mail should be addressed to:

      Patient name
      c/o The University of Kansas Hospital
      4000 Cambridge St.
      Kansas City, KS 66160

    Mail will be forwarded to a patient's home or designated address if it arrives after they have left the hospital.

  • Flowers and plants cannot be delivered to intensive care rooms because of infection-control requirements.

  • Latex balloons are not allowed anywhere in the hospital.

CaringBridge

CaringBridge allows you to create a secure, personalized website that's available 24/7. You, your family and friends can easily share messages and photos during a hospital stay.

Your loved one will be able to keep everyone informed during those times when you need each other most.

Learn more and get started on a website.

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To ask about a friend or family member who is in our care, call the hospital operator at 913-588-5000.

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Photos of Love

Through a partnership with Photos of Love, children and adult patients who are experiencing or have experienced life-threatening illnesses can get free professional photos.
Remembrance through photos

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