HGH Patient Amenities
For Your Comfort
Your nurse will help you with any problems or concerns you may have. The
nurse manager and charge nurse are also available to help. If they are
unable to resolve your concerns, please feel free to have our nursing
supervisor paged by the switchboard operator.
The heat and air conditioning in your room are adjustable. If you are
uncomfortable, please ask your nurse for help.
Each room is equipped with a telephone. If you have opted to be listed
in our patient directory, you can receive calls by having your family
members and friends dial (775) 623-5222. The operator will connect the
call to your room. If you do not wish to receive calls, dial'0'
to let the operator know.
To make local calls, dial '9' and then the number you wish to reach.
All local calls are free. To make long distance calls, please call collect
or use your telephone credit card. Place your call by dialing '9'
and then '0,' and the area code and number you wish to reach.
An operator will ask you how you would like the call billed.
Your room is equipped with free television. The button marked 'TV'
turns the set on and off and changes the channels.
Your visitors are welcome to use the hospital café. The cafeteria
serves meals at the following times: Breakfast: 7:45 to 9:30 a.m.; Lunch:
11:45 to 1:30 p.m.; Dinner: 5:45 to 6:30 pm. Complimentary coffee, tea
and lemonade are available daily in the café. Snacks are available
in the vending machines located in front of the café when the cafeteria
Your doctor will select an appropriate diet for each patient. Please speak
with your doctor or nurse before eating food items brought in by guests
to ensure food meets the diet order. What you eat is a very important
part of you getting well.