Friends and Family

When your loved one is in the hospital, you want to be there. And we encourage that.

We know how important it is that you visit your friends or family when they’re in the hospital. Your visits can play an important role in the patient’s recovery. But it’s also important to give patients time to rest and recover.

We’ve gathered helpful information for a visit to the hospital, including driving directions, hotel recommendations, advice for what to expect, and ways you can help.

Get Maps & Directions

Learn where to find us, and how to get around once you're here.

Visiting Hours

Find out when you can be by your loved one's side.

Nearby Hotels & Restaurants

If you're here from out of town, or looking for a place to eat, browse a map of our neighborhood.

Gift Shop

Our on-site gift shop help you makes your loved one's stay easier.

Care Pages

Here you can find more information about our Care Pages.

Helpful Support Groups

We offer a wide variety of support groups to meet the needs of our community.

How Can You Help?

You can help your loved one in a number of ways - and we're here to offer guidance.

What to Bring/What NOT to Bring

Below is a short list of essentials to bring with you, as well as recommendations for what you should definitely leave at home.


Our website is designed to offer general information that educates users about the programs and services that are available through our hospitals. 

Chaplain Services

Many of our patients find strength in their faith during trying times. 

Tobacco Free Campus

Hilton Head Hospital and the Bluffton-Okatie Outpatient Center are smoke-free campuses.

Contacting The Joint Commission

Hilton Head Hospital is committed to providing the highest quality of care and services to our patients. 

Hurricane and Emergency Management Preparedness

The Town of Hilton Head Island has developed The Citizen’s Guide To Emergency Preparedness to help people be informed.