Howard Young Medical Center

  • Hospital/Medical Center
  • Emergency Care
  • Primary Care/Clinic
  • Laboratory
  • Pharmacy
  • Specialty Care
Emergency Care:
Open 24/7

Visitor Information

Ascension welcomes family and friends of our patients. We’ve provided the information below to help make your visit convenient and comfortable.

Visiting and Emergency Hours

Daily: 8 a.m.- 8 p.m.
An adult must accompany visitors under age 12.

Emergency Hours: 24/7
Birthing Center
Daily: 1 p.m.- 8 p.m.
Extended hours for new parents are offered.


Visitor or Outpatient Surgery: Entrance A
Rehab: Entrance B
Emergency Services: Entrance C
Clinic: Entrance D

Language Assistance

Translation services are available upon request. More information can be found here.


Howard Young Medical Center and the surrounding property is smoke-free. Smoking is not allowed in our buildings or on the premises. If you are a smoker, we have resources available for you.


Howard Young Medical Center's cafeteria is located on the lower level.

Cafe Hours
Monday-Friday: 7 a.m. - 10 a.m., 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
On weekends, vending machines are available in the Emergency Department waiting area and near the cafeteria.

Gift Shop

Our Auxiliary manages our Gift Shop, which is located near the Ascension Medical Group at Woodruff clinic. Come see us for a wonderful selection of cards and gifts.

Gift Shop Hours
Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.


Located on the second floor (main level) by the administrative office and "wall of history," the Chapel serves as a quiet place for reflection and prayer 24-hours a day to patients, families and staff.