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What to Bring

What to Bring

You are invited to bring personal items to help you feel more comfortable during your stay. However, please be courteous of others if you are sharing a room. CMH is not responsible for lost personal articles, so we recommend that you leave valuables in a safe place at home.

You should bring:

  • A list of all medications, including herbal supplements and vitamins (Use the “Master Medication List” at the back of  this book as your guide).
  • A copy of any Advanced Directives you have prepared which will assist the physicians in making sure we comply with your healthcare decisions
  • Toiletries (You will receive an admission kit which includes a toothbrush, toothpaste, lotion and soap). 
  • Essentials such as dentures, eyeglasses, hearing aids, walkers or canes and prosthetics. Please label these items if possible. The hospital is not  responsible for lost personal articles.
  • Personal clothing items such as a robe, slippers and pajamas or gown are optional.
  • If staying overnight, you may wish to bring a small amount of cash to pay for miscellaneous items (from the gift shop, etc).  We recommend no more     than $20 cash.
  • Although some will be provided for you, you are also welcome to bring an extra pillow or blanket from home. 
  • If you have sleep apnea, you can bring your own CPAP machine.

Please do not bring:

  • Electrical appliances such as hairdryers, radios or electric razors
  • Jewelry or other valuables such as credit cards
  • Wheelchairs
  • Medications
  • Keys
  • Personal papers

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