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Norton Women's and Children's Hospital

Entry Points

  • Main Entrance in front of Hospital: 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mon – Fri
  • Emergency Department: 24/7 daily located in front of the building
  • Pedways: Restrictions in place from pedways and medical office buildings
  • Staff: 24/7 daily at the following entry points that require an ID badge to access
    • Plaza 2 Entrance to Hospital
    • Plaza 3 Entrance to Hospital

Health Care Mask Requirements

A Kentucky executive order requires patients, visitors and employees to wear masks in patient care facilities such as hospitals and doctors’ offices beyond June 11, 2021. Norton Healthcare requires children ages 2 and older to wear masks in health care settings.

Norton Women’s & Children’s Hospital is a full-service, 373-bed community hospital offering inpatient and outpatient medical/surgical care, full diagnostic services and 24-hour emergency care for men, women and children.

The hospital specializes in comprehensive cancer prevention, detection and treatment; orthopedics and bone health; pelvic health services; migraine treatment; breast health diagnostics; and surgical weight loss services.

For children, the hospital offers pediatric surgery, inpatient care including a 44-bed Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a sleep center, a rehabilitation center and pediatric emergency services, plus specialized care for pediatric urology and gynecology patients.

Norton Women’s & Children’s Hospital holds The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval as a certified Acute Stroke Ready Hospital, meeting the standard to support better outcomes for stroke care.

Through Norton Women’s Care, the hospital offers general and high-risk obstetric and gynecologic care, as well as a surgical unit with private rooms and specialized nursing care just for women. Norton Women’s & Children’s Hospital is a designated AAGL Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive GynecologyTM as well as an American College of Radiology Breast Imaging Center of Excellence.

The hospital has been a primary provider of obstetrical services in Kentucky for a number of years, delivering more than 5,000 babies annually since 2003.

Registration

Emergency Department/Chest Pain Center

Hospital – Garden Tower
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Outpatient registration

Hospital main lobby, first floor
6  a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Adult Surgery Center/Pre-admission testing

Norton Medical Plaza 2 – St. Matthews, first floor
7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Endoscopy

Norton Medical Plaza 3 – St. Matthews, ground floor
6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

If arriving after hours, go to the Emergency Department registration area.

Cafeteria and Vending Areas

The Norton Women’s & Children’s Hospital cafeteria is located on the ground floor of the hospital (beneath the main lobby).

Breakfast
7 to 10 a.m.

Lunch
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Dinner
4:30 to 7 p.m.

Food and drink vending machines are located next to the cafeteria.

Starbucks and Seattle’s Best Coffee and snacks in the main lobby

Internet Access

Free Wi-Fi service is available.

Gift Shop

The gift shop is located on the first floor of the hospital. For more information, call (502) 893-1009.

Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Saturdays
11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays
Noon to 5 p.m.

Pastoral Care

If chaplain services are needed, call (502) 893-1000.

The Norton Women’s & Children’s Hospital chapel is located on the first floor of the Garden Tower. It is open 24 hours a day.

Parking

As a reminder, we offer FREE valet service from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday – Friday (except holidays), for patients and their guests visiting Norton Women’s & Children’s Hospital. There are three valet stations: Main Entrance, Plaza 2 and Plaza 3.

After-hours keys can be picked up from the Security desk in the Emergency Department.

Address: 4001 Dutchmans Ln.
Louisville, KY 40207

Main Phone: 502-893-1000


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