Visiting A Patient

Visitors bring encouragement and support to patients. Grundy County Memorial Hospital welcomes family and friends to our hospital, but you are asked to keep these guidelines in mind:

Temporary visitor restrictions in effect during the COVID-19 pandemic limit 2 visitors per patient, who should be a family member or designated caregiver. The 2-visitor limit applies to those who are in the Emergency department, Surgery department, hospitalized or those who have a scheduled outpatient visit. Please check this site for updates as visitor policies change during the COVID-19 worldwide outbreak. 

  • If you are ill you should postpone your visit

  • Please wash your hands or use hand sanitizer before and after your visit

  • For some patients visiting is restricted for health and safety reasons

  • If you need to visit after 9:00 p.m., use Entrance #3 and ask the emergency room clerk for assistance


Mail is delivered to patient rooms Monday through Friday. Please address to:
Patient Name
Grundy County Memorial Hospital
201 East J Ave
Grundy Center, IA 50638


The closest parking lot is outside Entrance #3 on the west side of the hospital.
Parking is free.

How to order a guest meal

Guest Meal

Guest meals may be ordered and delivered to a patient room for breakfast, lunch, and evening meal time. To order a meal:

  • Go to
  • Place and pay for an online order from our kitchen between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m.
  • Your order will be delivered to the patient room or area you designate on the order. If you need assistance, call 319-824-4188

Vending Machines

  • A beverage vending machine is available inside Entrance 3 (near the Emergency Department)

Send Flowers

Many local florists will deliver flowers to Grundy County Memorial Hospital patients.

Grundy Center

  • SL Floral- (319) 824-3103
  • Heirloom Blooms- (319) 269-7289


  • The Vintage Poppy- (641)939-3067
  • Eldora Floral & Gifts- (800) 584-5028