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Ascension Saint Mary - Chicago

Ascension Saint Mary - Chicago

  • Hospital/Medical Center
  • Mental Health
  • Cancer care
  • Cardiology
  • Orthopedics

Ascension Saint Mary Chicago provides convenient parking, food and beverages and a gift shop for visitors, patients and their families.

Visiting hours and guidelines

  • Visiting hours are 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. every day
  • Visitors may not enter the facility if they:
    • Are currently experiencing respiratory symptoms (including fever, cough and sore throat)
    • Had a positive COVID-19 test in the last 10 days
    • Have had close contact with someone positive for COVID-19 in the last 5 days
  • All visitors must wear a medical-grade mask that fully covers mouth and nose throughout their visit. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided to you.
  • Visitors younger than 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times and are strongly discouraged from visiting intensive care units and high-risk areas.
  • Additional restrictions may apply
    Please note that procedural and specialty units may have stricter guidelines for masks, gowns and gloves, as well as limits on visiting hours and number of visitors at a time. Please follow all guidelines and discuss any special accommodations with the patient’s care team.

    Parking information

    There is no charge for parking. Please park in the following areas:

    • Admission — Parking Lot 1
    • Behavioral Health (Inpatient) — Parking Lot 1 
    • Behavioral Health (Outpatient) — Parking Lot 3
    • Cardiac Rehabilitation — Parking Lot 3
    • Cardiology — Parking Lot 1 
    • Community Health Education — Parking Lot 3
    • Doctor Offices — Parking Lot 2
    • Family Medicine — Parking Lot 3
    • Gastroenterology — Parking Lot 1
    • Imaging — Parking Lot 1 
    • Inpatient Rooms — Parking Lot 1 
    • Laboratory — Parking Lot 1 
    • Medical Records — Parking Lot 1
    • Outpatient Surgery — Parking Lot 1
    • Pharmacy — Parking Lot 3
    • Rehabilitation — Parking Lot 1

    Food and drink

    The cafeteria is located on the ground floor.
    Breakfast: 7 a.m. – 10 a.m.
    Lunch: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
    Dinner: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.

    Located on the ground floor, the canteen is open to visitors 24/7. Vending machines are stocked daily with fresh fruit, drinks, sandwiches and snacks. A change machine is available.


    The chapel is available for patients, care team members and visitors for quiet meditation and prayer.