General Resources

Visitor Information

Friends and family members can call 317.392.3211 between 8:30 a.m. and 9 p.m. daily to get general information on a patient.

Visitor Guidelines

You can find a detailed list of visitor guidelines here.

Visiting Hours

General hospital visiting hours are unrestricted between 8 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. If you wish to stay after visiting hours, please obtain permission from the charge nurse.

The Birth Place Visiting Hours

Visiting hours are from 11 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. No visitors under 12 are allowed except for the newborn's siblings. Visitors are encouraged to wait three to four hours until the patient has recovered from delivery.

Intensive Care Unit

Please limit visitors to two at a time. If your family member has been admitted to the intensive care unit we ask that only immediate family visit and that you stop by the nurse's station before visiting. Due to the specialized nature of this unit, we ask that there be no visitors under 14 without special permission.

Children Visitation

We understand the importance of relationships with children and the role they play in the healing process. However, due to children's decreased immunities, limited attention spans, and safety issues in a hospital, staff will use discretion in allowing visitation of children under 12. Check with a nurse on the unit for further clarification.

Language Interpreter

Language interpreters are available to serve patients and their families who cannot speak, read, write or understand English at a level that permits them to interact effectively with health care providers.

Cafeteria

The cafeteria is located in the basement of the hospital and offers hot meals 3 times a day, as well as a salad bar. Find additional information about the cafe here.

Chapel

The Major Hospital Chapel is located adjacent to the main lobby entrance. For your convenience, the chapel is open 24 hours a day.

Gift Shop

We offer gifts shops at Major Hospital and at MHP Hematology & Oncology. The Gift Shop at Major Hospital offers a fresh selection of flowers. The volunteers will deliver flowers and gifts daily. Click here for information about our gift shops.

ATM Machine

An ATM machine is located in the basement in the vending machine area.

Hotels

  • Nearby hotels include:
  • Comfort Inn
    36 W. Rampart Rd.
    Shelbyville, IN 46176
    317.398.8044
  • Econo Lodge
    68 E. Rampart Rd.
    Shelbyville, IN 46176
    317.398.0472
  • Hampton Inn Shelbyville
    59 E. Rampart Rd.
    Shelbyville, IN 46176
    317.398.9100
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel
    38 W. Rampart Rd.
    Shelbyville, IN 46176
    317.398.0800
  • Quality Inn & Suites
    111 Lee Blvd.
    Shelbyville, IN 46176
    317.392.2299
  • Super 8 Shelbyville
    20 Rampart Rd.
    Shelbyville, IN 46176
    317.392.6239