For Patients

Special Services

For your convenience, the following services are located on our campus.


An ATM is located in the St. Joseph Hospital Cafeteria located in the basement. An ATM is also located in the St. Joseph Hospital Outpatient Pavilion.

Family and Guest Meal Service

Meals for your family and guests are available either in the Cafeteria (located in the basement of the hospital), or at the Plaza Café, located on the first floor of the St. Joseph Hospital Outpatient Pavilion.

Hours of Operation:

  • Cafeteria: 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 3 a.m.
  • Plaza Café: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday only. Guests may order food from the Room Service Dining On Request menu for a fee of $5 per breakfast, $7 per lunch and $9 per dinner. Cash will be collected at the time of service.

Gift Shop

The St. Joseph Hospital Wishing Well Gift Shop, located in the main lobby, is stocked with stationery, toiletries, snacks, magazines, newspapers and other gift items. The Wishing Well Gift Shop is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.; Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and Sunday from 12 to 4 p.m. Call for holiday hours. We accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover.

A smaller gift shop is located in the lobby of the St. Joseph Hospital Outpatient Pavilion.

Muth Healing Garden

The Muth Healing Garden, located on the 2nd floor of Building 2 is a quiet place for respite available to all visitors. Enjoy the outdoor air, trees, flowers and gentle waterfall. The Muth Healing Garden is open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. There is no smoking, eating or cell phone usage permitted in the Garden.


Newspapers are available in the Wishing Well Gift Shop, located in the hospital’s main lobby. You may also have a newspaper brought to your room by calling the Service Representative at extension 11000.


The St. Joseph Hospital Outpatient Pavilion Pharmacy is located on the first floor of the Outpatient Pavilion and is open from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.


St. Joseph Hospital is a NICHE Hospital (Nurses Improving Care for the Health System Elders). Our goal is to provide sensitive and exemplary care to our patients aged 65+. We provide educational opportunities, resources and protocols to the nursing staff to address the specific needs of this age group. There are 200 NICHE hospitals in the United States, Canada and the Netherlands. St. Joseph Hospital is excited to partner with the John A. Hartford Foundation Institute for Geriatric Nursing at New York University to achieve the necessary changes that will benefit our hospitalized older patients.

St. Joseph Hospital Foundation

As a not-for-profit charitable organization, St. Joseph Hospital’s mission of providing compassionate, high-quality health care is sustained through philanthropic support from our patients, their families and others in our community. Tax-deductible contributions can be made to support the hospital’s greatest needs or you may designate your gift to a special program (such as The Center for Cancer Prevention and Treatment or Heart and Vascular Services). For more information on how you can make a difference in the lives of others, call the St. Joseph Foundation at (714) 771-8211.

TDD for Hearing Impaired

St. Joseph Hospital provides services for hearing-impaired patients. The hospital TDD number is (714) 744-8624.

Vending Machines

Vending machines are located in the hospital basement (adjacent to the Cafeteria) and in the waiting room in the Emergency Department. There are also vending machines in the family waiting areas on the 3rd and 4th floor of Building 2.


Wayfinding kiosks are located in key areas around our campus. Patients and visitors can search for departments, services, physicians and major off-campus services, such as banks, restaurants, churches and more. Maps can be printed for your convenience.