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Visitor Information

  • Select Specialty Hospital - Spectrum Health is located on the fifth floor of Blodgett Hospital at 1840 Wealthy Street SE in Grand Rapids Michigan.

    Our mission is to provide an exceptional patient care experience that promotes healing and recovery in a compassionate environment. To help achieve that goal, a Care Conference will be scheduled with the patient's family within one week upon admission. During this Care Conference, a representative from all clinical departments will be available to discuss goals and objectives for your family member.

    A family waiting room is available for visitors to use as a quiet area for meditation.


    (616) 774-3800

    Visiting Hours

    Please note a change in our visitation policy due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    Healthy visitors of all ages are always welcome at Select Specialty Hospital – Spectrum Health. Please check in at the welcome desk in the main lobby of Blodgett Hospital and we will direct you to the 5th floor.

    Visiting hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily. If children will be visiting, please keep them under adult supervision during your entire visit. We appreciate your help keeping a peaceful environment for all patients and their visitors.

    Parking and Hospital Access

    Parking is free of charge. Handicapped parking also is clearly marked in both lots.
    Lot 1 – Free on levels 1 and 2. Please use Lot 2 after 8:30 p.m.
    Lot 2 – Weekends and weekdays after 8:30 p.m.

    Dining Options

    We have two onsite food service options located on the first floor. Our Market Avenue Cafeteria offers fresh salads, soups, sandwiches (hot and cold), snacks, desserts and beverages, with a focus on fresh, organic and healthy selections.

    We also have our Garden View Café which offers a more intimate setting and table service by our volunteer Guild.

    Market Avenue Cafeteria
    First Floor, west of the main lobby
    Monday to Friday 6:30 a.m. to 7:15 p.m.
    Weekends and holidays 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

    Garden View Cafe
    First Floor, off the main lobby
    Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    The 2nd Serving
    Second Floor, next to the surgical waiting room
    Monday to Friday 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 1 a.m. to 3:30 a.m.
    Weekends 1 a.m. to 3:30 a.m.

    Guest Meal Trays
    Call ext. 12553 from the patient's room
    Order breakfast by 7 a.m.; lunch by 11 a.m.; dinner by 4 p.m.
    Visa, MasterCard and Discover accepted

    Our Information Desk staff can fill you in on nearby restaurants. Restaurant information is also available at the Navigator Kiosk (Floor 1), or from our Spectrum Health Concierge Services.

    Concierge Services
    [email protected]

    Additional Services

    Internet Access and Cell Phones
    We offer free wireless internet access. Mobile devices and laptops may be used anywhere, except in posted restricted areas. If you need help with access, call our Technical Support team at 616.391.4000.

    Language Services
    Patients and families in need of assistance with understanding or reading English have free access to Spectrum Health language services. For interpretation or translation services, call 616.391.2175.

    Hearing Support
    A telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) is available for patients and visitors who are deaf or hard of hearing. Ask the nurse to make arrangements for a device.

    Wheelchair Assistance
    Our security employees are available 24 hours a day to help visitors, patients and guests with wheelchair assistance. We can also escort you to your vehicle. We're here to help in any way that we can.

    If you would like to reflect, pray, meditate or simply sit in peaceful quiet, visit our multi-faith chapel. Located on the first floor near the lobby, the chapel is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

    Gift Shop
    Located within the main lobby, Blodgett Hospital Window Shop offers unique gift ideas from infant clothing to cards and flowers.

    Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Sunday 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    (The gift shop is closed during July and August)
    Flowers, balloons and gifts are delivered to rooms daily by our dedicated volunteers.

    Local Hotel Accommodations

    Are you from out of town? Need a place to stay while a family member is at Select Specialty Hospital – Spectrum Health? Our concierge service can help you find a local hotel.

    Spectrum Health Concierge
    [email protected]