Island Bistro

Island Bistro is open Monday through Friday,
7 AM—7 PM and Saturday, Sunday and holidays from 11:30 AM—1 PM.


The chapel is located across from the Birth Center. For spiritual care services, call 360.661.4733 or visit our Chaplain’s webpage for more information.

Gifts & More – Closed

Gifts & More is currently closed due to COVID-19.

Support Person/Visitor Guidelines

Island Health recognizes the importance family and friends have in the healing process. Our visitation guidelines help us ensure the safety of patients, staff and visitors.


In order to protect our patients during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are implementing the following visitation guidelines:

  • COVID+ patients are not permitted visitors at this time.
  • Our waiting areas are closed to visitors.
  • Support person must remain with the patient at all times.
  • Support person must wear a mask at all times.


  • One (1) support person.
  • Two (2) support persons for children under 18.


  • One (1) support person for pregnancy ultrasounds.


  • One (1) support person per stay for inpatient admissions NOT related to COVID-19.
  • Two (2) support persons during labor and for two hours after delivery; one (1) support person for post-partum in the Birth Center.
  • One (1) support person per stay for Emergency Department visits.
  • Two (2) support persons per stay for children under 18.
  • One (1) support person per stay for end-of-life patients. (Adjustments may be allowed after discussion with your care team.)


  • One (1) support person is permitted to help check in and assist with discharge.
  • During surgery, support person must wait off premises. Updates will be provided by phone.
  • Two (2) support persons for children under 18.

We encourage the use of phone and video calls for patients to stay in touch with loved ones as well as to keep them informed regarding their plan of care.

Please note: Video or audio recording is NOT permitted without staff permission.

Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

The Island Health campus has two electric-vehicle charging stations. One is located in the lower level parking lot of the M Avenue Building and the second is in the employee parking lot on 26th Street.

ATM & Vending Machines

For the convenience of our guests, an ATM is located in the hallway near Central Registration.

Communication Services


Over the phone interpretation services are available 24/7 in more than 170 languages.

Assistive Hearing

Audio amplifiers provide a clear sound and greatly reduce background noise. The device can travel with the patient throughout their appointment.

Transportation & Lodging


Many hotels offer a discount to Island Hospital patients and families.

Taxi Service

Patients who live in San Juan County or on Guemes Island can receive free round trip taxi service from the ferry terminal.