The Patient Guide
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Patient Room Accommodations
Meals & Dietary Services
Good nutrition is essential for all our patients. If you require a special diet and would like to speak with a Registered Dietitian, please call 203-573-6000, ext.# 5541.Menus are distributed on your breakfast tray. You will have the opportunity to choose your meals,
Meals are delivered between the following hours:
Breakfast — 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
Lunch — 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Dinner — 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Patients may receive outside telephone calls from 6:30 a.m. until 10 p.m. Cell phones are permissible. However, they may not be used within three feet of operating equipment.
Television & Radio
The in-room television sets are equipped with more than 22 broadcast channels. There also is radio reception.
Deaf & Hearing Impaired Services
If you are deaf or hearing impaired, the Hospital offers services that can assist you during your hospital stay. Interpreters are available 24 hours a day. Teletypewriters (TTY), amplified telephones and personal listening devices are also available. If you have a need for one or more of these services, please let your Hospital caregivers know, or call the Program Administrator at 203-573-7250.
The Volunteer Office delivers mail to patients Monday through Friday. Volunteers and the local florists share flower delivery. If you have any questions regarding mail, please call 203-573-7342.