Preparing for your visit to Deaconess
At MultiCare Deaconess Hospital, we’re here to help you heal — and to make certain your experience with us is safe, restful and restorative. It is our goal to make sure your experience is as pleasant and stress free as possible. Here are a few things to help you prepare you for your visit.
Where to go and what to bring
There are two admissions/registration desks for procedures scheduled at MultiCare Deaconess Hospital. The main hospital registration desk is located inside the Admitting entrance (near the Women & Children’s parking garage) on the ground floor of the main hospital building at 800 W 5th Ave. The MultiCare Deaconess Health & Education Center (DHEC) registration desk is located inside DHEC at 910 W 5th Ave. on the second floor.
Parking in either garage is free with validation. Deaconess Circle Drive valet is $3, or free for those with a disabled parking permit. Free shuttle is available in the DHEC parking garage from your car to front entrance.
Arrive on time
When you are scheduled for an appointment at Deaconess, the scheduler will give you the specific time and location for you to check in and register to be admitted. If you have any questions about where to go, please call us at 509-473-7451.
Our admitting hours
Deaconess Hospital Core Admitting: 6am-4:30pm
Deaconess Health & Education Center Admitting: 5am-5:30pm
Emergency Department: Open for weekend and after-hours check in
What to bring
- Bring your photo ID and health insurance information
- Provide physician’s orders and prescriptions for any tests you will receive
- Pack your hospital bag, including toiletries you may need if your visit requires an overnight stay
Want more information?
Download our Preparing for Surgery brochure to help prepare you for your upcoming visit to Deaconess Hospital.
Download our Preparing for Your GI/Pulmonary Procedure brochure if you are coming to Deaconess for a GI or Pulmonary Procedure in our GI/Pulmonary Center.
If you have any special needs, please let us know at preregistration.
For more information, please contact Patient Admitting at 509-473-7451.
All patients are admitted to MultiCare Deaconess Hospital without regard to race, creed, color, sex,religion, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, economic status, educational background or the source of payment for care.