Newman Regional Health

For Visitors

Visitors and Visiting Hours

Newman Regional Health asks that visitors follow these guidelines:

  • If you have a cold, sore throat, or other communicable illness, do not visit patients.
  • If you have symptoms of the swine flu, do not visit patients. Learn more about swine flu.
  • Only two visitors are allowed at a time.
  • Visits should be limited to 15 minutes.
  • Do not leave children unattended in the lobby areas.

Smoking is not allowed anywhere in the hospital or on hospital property.

Visiting Hours & Guidelines

Patient Rooms

  • 2 pm – 4 pm
  • 7 pm – 8:30 pm


Since pediatric patients are often contagious, we encourage only adults to visit these patients, unless arrangements are made with the charge nurse.

Intensive Care Unit

Open visiting hours are at the discretion of the nurse in the intensive care unit. Immediate family members or significant others can feel free to come at any time.

Women’s Life Center

Open visiting hours are at the mother’s discretion for visitors over the age of 12. For those under 12 years of age, visitation is limited to brothers and sisters of the new baby.

Patient Room Information

Call (620) 343-6800 to find out the room number of a patient.

Children Under the Age of 12

Children age 7 to 12 years: Must be accompanied by an adult to visit.

Children age 6 years and under: Visit must be prearranged. Children age 6 and under may only visit a family member.

Café Meals

Newman Regional Health's café is located near the east lobby. Our café offers food service for patients, family, visitors, and staff. A hot food line, as well as deli, soup, and salad bar are available Monday-Friday.

Adequate seating is available in the café for patients and visitors to dine together. Visitors are welcome to purchase food from the café and take their tray to a patient's room. We are unable to include the price of café purchases on a patient’s bill.

Café Hours

  • Breakfast: Monday – Friday, 7:30 AM – 10 AM
  • Lunch: Monday-Friday, 11 AM – 1:45 PM
  • Supper: Café is closed but Grab & Go Supper Boxes are available after 4 PM daily in the Sunflower Conference Room

Snack Bar Hours

Monday – Friday, 8 AM – 4 PM


  • Fresh baked donuts from a local bakery
  • Homemade cinnamon rolls
  • Daily homemade baked items including pie, cookies, cake, etc.
  • Famous ham salad sandwiches
  • Cappuccino 


Gift Shoppe

We have many different ideas and gifts for your friend or loved one!

Baby Items

Handmade knitted/crotched baby blankets, Halo® SleepSacks®, bubble gum cigars, soft plush animals, socks, and much more!  

Stuffed Animals

A huge variety of stuffed animals with unique inventory.

Flowers, Plants, and Roses

We offer assorted flower arrangements, live green plants, and roses. Roses are sold as single, two, or three in assorted colors.

Other Items

Angels, Car Charms, Jewelry, Home decor, Snoozies, Legacy Greeting Cards, Mylar Balloons, Seasonal gifts, Claey's Old Fashioned Candy, Purses.

Gift Shoppe Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Saturday & Sunday: Closed


The Gift Shoppe is located in the east lobby of Newman Regional Health. Enter through the Visitors / Patient Tower entrance (Entrance F).

Order a Gift by Phone

(620) 343-6800, ext. 1172

To order an item for delivery to a patient or employee, please call the Gift Shoppe at (620) 343-6800, ext. 1172. Our Gift Shoppe volunteers are happy to place your order with a credit card and deliver it for you. We accept Visa, MasterCard, and Discover.

Newman Regional Health is grateful to the Auxiliary members that staff our Gift Shoppe. To learn more about our Auxiliary or to join, please visit the Volunteer section of our website.

Newman Regional Health
Newman Regional Health (Hospital)
1201 W. 12th Avenue, Emporia, Kansas 66801
Phone: (620) 343-6800
Newman Medical Plaza
1301 W. 12th Avenue, Emporia, Kansas 66801