UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's Hospital

Amenities

When you're at St. Luke's, you're family

Our mission is to provide you with a level of healthcare we want our own loved ones to receive. This mission guides everything we do, from our extensive amenities, to the staff and volunteers who can help you with your special needs.

If you need help getting to your hospital destination, our guest relations staff can personally escort you. Escorts are available at the check-in near the west lobby. Also feel free to ask a St. Luke's associate for help in finding your way. Information desks are located in the West Entrance lobby and the A Avenue lobby.

If there is anything we can do to help make your hospital experience more comfortable or if you have any comments or suggestions for improvement, please call a Patient Relations associate at (319) 369-7710.

Here are some of the amenities we're proud to offer our patients and their families:

Activity carts

St. Luke's offers activity carts stocked with crayons, coloring books, playing cards, Gameboys, personal DVD players and other items for patients and guests. The carts are located in the Emergency Department, SurgiCare, 3 West, Imaging Services, 4 West and the Laboratory.

ATM

ATM machines are located off the A Avenue Lobby and cafeteria.

Brewed Awakenings Coffee Shop

Located in the A Avenue lobby, Brewed Awakenings offers a variety of gourmet coffee, tea, sodas, blended drinks, baked goods and sandwiches.

Cyber Lounge

Located off the cafeteria, the cyber lounge offers computers, printers and Internet access.

Cafeteria

Located on the main level of the hospital, just off the B elevators.

Breakfast: 6:15 - 9:30 a.m.
Lunch: 10:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Dinner: 4:45 - 7 p.m.

Chapel

  • The Chapel is located on the first floor near the A avenue entrance. It is open 24 hours a day, and is available to visitors of all faiths for prayer and meditation. For more information call the Spiritual Care office at (319)369-7347. 

  • A prayer service is available Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 12:15 p.m. in the Chapel.  You may attend services or they can also be viewed on TV Channel 8 and is approximately 10 minutes long.
  • Sunday Chapel Service is from 9:30 - 10 a.m. each week. This service may also be viewed on TV Channel 8.

Gift Shop 

St. Luke's Floral and Gifts is located in the A Avenue lobby and offers a wide variety of unique gifts, magazines and cards. You may also order gifts and flowers online.

A Avenue Lobby in St. Luke's

(319) 369-7328
Mon-Thurs: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.  -  Fri: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Sat-Sun: 12 - 4 p.m.

EVlink Electric Charging Stations for Cars/Vehicles

Visitors that rely on charging their electric cars/vehicles can utilize our charging stations located off the West Entrance Parking Ramp.

Healing Garden

The Carl and Mary Koehler Healing Garden is located on the north side of the Helen G. Nassif Center for Women's and Children's Health and A Avenue. The garden is open to the public 24 hours a day.

Hotel Rooms

Sometimes having a family member in the hospital requires you to be away from your home. St. Luke's understands this and has partnered with area hotels to offer reduced rates. The DoubleTree by Hilton Cedar Rapids Convention Complex, 350 1st Ave SE Cedar Rapids, Iowa offers a special rate of $89 for family member's of St. Luke's patients. To Reserve: (319) 731-4444.

Homewood Suites would like to extend a discount of 15 percent off our regular rate:  Use this link to make reservations at the Hospital rate.

Hotel Name: Residence Inn South
Address: 730 33rd Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Phone: 319-450-7647 - Rates: 1-4 nights: 119, 5-11 nights-109, 12-29 nights- 99, & 30+ nights- $89

Hotel Name: Fairfield Inn
Address: 650 32nd Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Phone: 319-247-1000 - Rates: $99

Hotel Name: Holiday Inn Express
Address: 1230 Collins Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Phone: 319-294-9407 - Rates: $99

Lost or Found Items

Please contact the Patient Relations office at (319) 369-7710 to report a lost or found item. We will make every effort to locate a patient's lost property, however, we are not responsible for lost or stolen property.

USPS and FedEx mail drop boxes

U.S. Postal and FedEx mail drop boxes are located at the A Avenue entrance to the hospital.

Newspapers

The Cedar Rapids Gazette is offered free to our inpatients. A newspaper vending machine is also located in the A Avenue lobby alcove near the ATM.

Free Valet Parking

Valet parking is available at the West Entrance from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., Monday - Friday. Valet service is also available at the Medical Office Plaza, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. and at SurgiCare, Monday through Friday from 5:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Postage Stamps

Stamps may be purchased at the A Avenue Gift Shop.

Prepaid Phone Cards

The A Avenue Gift Shop has prepaid phone cards available in $5, $10 and $20 denominations. 

Wireless Internet

Wireless Internet service is available throughout the hospital. Look for Wireless Hotspots to indicate where the Internet can be accessed. Laptops are available for use on a limited basis by calling (319) 369-7513.

Vending machines

Vending machines are located throughout the hospital in the cafeteria alcove, Basement B elevator foyer, SurgiCare and the lower level and second floor of the Center for Women's and Children's Health. 

Web Cam Visits

For patients with family and friends who aren't able to visit the hospital, laptops with secure Web video chat capabilities are available. Please call (319) 369-7999 for more information.