Visitor Information

Cortland

Rest and comfort are important for healing, but having supportive families and friends visit during recovery is just as important to our patients’ emotional and physical well-being.

General Visiting Hours

  • ICU, 2South, and 3 South: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Maternity Unit (2E):  9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
    • Family and/or support people with green bracelets (limit 2) may visit anytime.
    • No visitors under age 5, except healthy siblings
    • Significant others may stay overnight
    • Visitors who are ill with flu-like symptoms (fever with cough or sore throat), or are simply not feeling well, should not visit.

If these hours are inconvenient, please speak with the nurse manager/nurse supervisor/ charge nurse on the floor you are visiting to discuss making other arrangements.

Cell Phone Use and Photography

Please do not take ANY pictures with any phone or camera device of other patients, visitors, or staff – even if they are only in the background of the photo. It is a violation of our patients’ right to privacy.

  • Please be courteous when having phone conversations in your room and in public areas.
  • Set ringtones for incoming calls to vibrate, and t urn down the volume on your phone, especially when others are sleeping
  • When using your cellular phone, please stay at least three feet away from all electronic equipment.

Tobacco-Free Policy

Smoking is not permitted on any property owned by Guthrie Cortland Medical Center. This includes buildings, parking lots, driveways, sidewalks, and within personal vehicles parked on hospital property. The ban also extends beyond the main medical center campus to its off-site locations, Cortland Medical  Supply, located at 160 homer Avenue, as well as our outpatient practices throughout Cortland.

Anna's PlaceAnna's Place: Coffee Shop and Gift Shop

  • Monday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Located in the main lobby of the hospital, Anna’s Place offers homemade breakfast and lunch specials, soups from scratch, and a variety of baked goods in a cozy, diner setting . Coffee is from Cortland’s local favorite, Coffee Mania. Prices are reasonable and all tips go toward Guthrie Cortland 's Teenage Volunteer scholarships.

The gift shop also offers a variety of candy, snacks, fresh flowers, balloons, infant items, toys, and greeting cards. All proceeds from the sale of gift shop items are donated to the hospital to be used for renovations or for purchasing new medical equipment.

Hospital Cafeteria

  • Monday - Friday: 
    • 6:45 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
    • 11:00 a.m. to 1:45 p.m.
    • 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.   
  • Saturday - Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Located on the first floor of the hospital, the cafeteria offers complete breakfast, lunch, and dinner selections daily, as well as a salad bar, grill station, and take-out options.

ChapelInterfaith Chapel

  • Monday - Friday 5:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

The interfaith chapel is located on the first floor of the hospital down the hall from emergency room waiting area and across from the ATM machine and vending machine area. Featuring a beautiful multi-faith stained glass window and artwork, it is open to you, your family, and friends for quiet meditation and prayer. Spiritual care information and prayer requests are available.

Wi-Fi/Internet Access

There is free, open access to Wi-Fi throughout the hospital. Some websites are automatically blocked by our network for security purposes.