All visitors are required to wear masks.

For COVID-19 safety, all visitors to ChristianaCare facilities and services are required to wear masks. This includes visitors who are vaccinated. Please read our visitor guidelines before arrival.

Masks required at outpatient locations; visitors and support persons limited

All visitors at outpatient locations must be masked in alignment with the masking guidelines on our visitation policy page here. Patients at ChristianaCare’s outpatient services are advised to come to their appointments alone unless a support person is absolutely needed. If a support person is needed, such as a parent, guardian or spokesperson, we highly encourage that the support person be vaccinated. Outpatient practices are not requiring vaccination or a negative COVID test for visitors at this time.

All hospital visitors required to be vaccinated or have a negative COVID-19 test.

  • Inpatients in our Christiana, Wilmington and Union hospitals may have one visitor daily between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. The visitor must be 16 or older.
  • Patients having outpatient surgery may have one support person accompany them. Support persons must be 16 or older.
  • All visitors and surgical support people must show proof of vaccination OR a negative COVID-19 test within the prior 72 hours.

Before visiting, click here for more details about visitation.

Visit or for local vaccination and testing sites.

Patients & Visitors

Your Hospital Stay

Welcome to ChristianaCare. While you are our guest, we will work hard to provide you the very best health care in a safe, comfortable environment.


6 Tips for Your Stay


1.        Your Room

Controls for your bed and nurse call button are on your bedside rails or a remote control. Your television includes local and network channels. There is a guide to channels on your TV. If you’d like your room temperature adjusted, please ask your nurse.

2.       Your Care Team

Each of our caregivers is here to serve you and your loved ones with compassionate, expert care. During your stay, your nurse is your main point of contact. Learn about how to identify members of your care team.

3.       Your Meals

Our staff will assist you daily with your meal selections. Depending on your medical condition, your caregiver may prescribe a special diet for you. If you have any questions about your meal service or diet, ask your nurse to contact Food and Nutrition Services.

4.        Your Belongings

When not in use, keep your eyeglasses, hearing aids and dentures in your bedside drawer and your clothing in your closet or suitcase. In the intensive care unit, speak with your nurse about the best place to store your belongings. We encourage you to keep valuables at home. If you lose something, contact our Lost and Found at 302-733-1165.

5.       Visiting

Time with family members, friends and clergy are an important part of healing. The best times to visit are between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. Learn more about visiting patient here.

6.        Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi and internet access are free through our guest wireless network CCHS-GuestAcc.

For general patient feedback, compliments or safety or quality concerns, please use this online form.