Patients & Visitors

Visitor Guidelines

Visitors are an important part of the healing process, and we encourage your family and friends to visit.

  • Visitor Badge Information
  • It is suggested that no more than two visitors at a time be permitted.
  • Any person with flu-like symptoms or other transmittable illness should not visit.
  • Children under age 14 should never be left unattended in any area of the hospital.
  • Tobacco-use is not permitted in the hospital or on hospital property. This includes electronic cigarettes.


Valet parking is available for $3. For the convenience of our patients and visitors, we provide valet parking Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Fountain Building and France Tower main entrances. If choosing to self-park, courtesy carts driven by dedicated volunteers, are available most days, Monday through Friday, to provide transportation to and from the parking areas and the main entrance.

Food Services

There is a wide variety of choices for meals and snacks at Halifax Health:


Located on the Ground Level of the Fountain Building, the Cafeteria offers a wide selection of hot, fresh foods, snacks and refreshments.
Breakfast: Monday – Friday 6:30 – 9:30 am
Lunch: Monday – Friday 11:00 am – 2:30 pm

France Tower Cafe’

Located on Level 1 of the France Tower, the France Tower Café offers gourmet coffee, sandwiches, salads, soups, pizzas and pastries.

Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Guest Meal Trays

Room Service is primarily for patients. However, guest trays are available on most units for $4 for breakfast and $6 for lunch or dinner, paid for by cash only.