What to Bring

Recommendations of Personal Belongings for Patients

Please label all personal belongings with Patient’s First Name & Last Initial.

  • 3 Casual Outfits
  • Tennis Shoes/No Shoestrings
  • 3 pairs Socks
  • 3 pairs Underwear
  • 2 T-shirts, 2 Long Sleeved Shirts
  • Robes with all inside strings not attached/ No belt allowed
  • Bras & Underwear
  • Appropriate Nightwear (not see thru or revealing)
  • Jacket/No Strings attached to it
  • Shampoo, Conditioner
  • Toothbrush, Toothpaste
  • Comb, Brush
  • Hair Dryer (See Guidelines) and Curling Iron
  • Shaving Cream, Electric Shaver
  • Swimming Attire

Items “Not Allowed” to be Brought into the Hospital

  • No Food or Drink
  • Glass Items of any kind
  • Headphones
  • Radios, Tape Players or Hand Held Games
  • Lighters
  • Cell Phones, Beepers
  • Flat Irons
  • Picture Frames
  • Knives, Weapons
  • Dental Floss
  • Glass Vases
  • Pens (can have short pencils proved by the hospital)
  • Mirrors (including compacts)
  • Cologne, Perfume and Aftershave Bottles, Bars of Soap
  • Mouthwash with Alcohol
  • Belts