Visitor Information for Baptist Health Hardin

Visitors are welcome at Baptist Health Hardin. For the health and safety of our patients, please review the following visitor guidelines and resources.

Visiting Hours

Visiting hours end daily at 9 p.m. with the following exceptions: 

LifeSpring Behavioral Health
Visiting hours for LifeSpring Behavioral Health are:
7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. on Sundays

The intensive care area doors are open to visitors except for 6:30 – 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Visitation is not permitted during post-surgery recovery.


Two visitors are allowed.

Isolation Rooms

Visitors to isolation rooms are required to wear gloves, gowns and masks, as appropriate.

No flowers are allowed inside isolation rooms.


Children under the age of 12 years old are not permitted to visit patients.

Most Used Phone Numbers

  • Main: (270) 737-1212
  • Billing & Insurance: (270) 706-1565
  • Emergency Room: (270) 706-1642
  • Patient Information: (270) 706-1764

Cafeteria Hours

Hot Buffet

  • Breakfast: 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
  • Lunch: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

The Grill

  • Breakfast: 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
  • Lunch: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Dinner: 7:00 p.m. to 12:00 Midnight (Monday – Friday)
  • Dinner: 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Saturday – Sunday)
  • Late Night: 10:00 p.m. to 12:00 Midnight (Saturday – Sunday)

Salad Station

  • 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Monday - Friday)

Desserts & Pastries

  • Anytime the cafe is open

Vending Area

Drinks, sandwiches and snacks are available 24 hours a day.
Vending  areas are located adjacent to the cafeteria, emergency department and waiting areas.

Gift Shop

Located off the hospital’s main entrance lobby, the Gift Shop is staffed by the Baptist Health Hardin Auxiliary. Much of the money donated to Baptist Health Hardin comes from profits generated from Gift Shop sales. Located off the Center Lobby, the attractive shop has many things you might need while a patient or visitor here, including sleepwear, toiletries, and magazines.

The Gift Shop carries a complete line of greeting cards, gifts and decorative accessories, such as Willow Tree, Yankee Candles and Vera Bradley.  We accept cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. Checks should be made payable to Baptist Health Hardin Auxiliary.  Items can be delivered to patient rooms. For more information, call (270) 706-1714.

Gift Shop Hours:

Monday – Friday : 10:00am – 5:00pm

Closed on holidays.

Chapel and Pastoral Care

Baptist Health Hardin’s Hospital chaplain is available for pastoral visits, crisis intervention, pastoral counseling, spiritual and emotional support for hospital patients/families, volunteers, employees and medical staff.

The Chapel, located on the first floor between the cafeteria and the information desk, is always open for prayer and meditation. 

Hospital Maps


First Federal Savings Bank ATMs are located in the registration area on the first floor and in cafeteria snack room of Baptist Health Hardin. First Federal Savings Bank customers can use the ATM free of charge; however, customers of other banks may be charged a service fee.

Internet Access

We provide free filtered Wi-Fi internet access to all patients and visitors, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Mail is delivered to patients daily. Mail received for a patient after discharge will be forwarded to the patient’s home. Please address mail as follows:

Patient Name and Room Number
Baptist Health Hardin
913 N. Dixie Ave.
Elizabethtown, KY 42701


Patient and visitor parking is available on all levels of the garage. Parking is also available in the North Tower parking lot on the north side of the campus. Additional parking is available for patients along the front side of the hospital facing Dixie Ave. Baptist Health Hardin is currently under construction. If admitted, Baptist Health Hardin recommends that the patient’s automobile be taken home until day of discharge. Some parking may be relocated temporarily or permanently as construction progresses. We appreciate your patience as we grow.


We are proud to create a healthier environment for everyone who receives care, visits a patient, works or volunteers here. Baptist Health Hardin and its campus is smoke-free.


Family members and friends can call a patient’s room directly using the following methods depending on their floor:

For Patient Rooms:
Dial (270) 735-1 + Patient Room Number

Please note that 3rd and 4th Floor, North Tower Room, please use the following exchange:

3 North: (270)-735-7 + Last Three Digits of Room Number
(ex. use 001 for Room 3001 and dial (270)-735-7001)

4 North: (270)-735-8 + Last Three Digits of Room Number
(ex. use 001 for Room 4001 and dial (270)-735-8001)

Calls to patient rooms are not accepted between 9:30 p.m. and 7:00 a.m.; however, patients may make outgoing calls at any time.