Visitor Information

Welcome to Olathe Health System. We welcome visitors and guests in our medical centers and recognize they are an important part of a patient's stay and recovery. Below you'll find helpful information about area hotels, food and dining facilities, gift shops, maps, free valet parking, visiting hours and free wi-fi access.

If the information you are needing is not there, please contact us with your question, and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

 

Area Hotels

For overnight accommodations, a number of hotels offer discounted rates for friends and relatives of Olathe Medical Center patients. Click here to download a list of these hotels.

 

Food Service and Vending Machines

Olathe Medical Center

At Olathe Medical Center, visitors can eat at the cafeteria, located on the first floor of the medical center, or at Subway, which is in the lobby of The Doctors Building II. The cafeteria is open Monday - Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Saturday - Sunday from 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Breakfast is served until 10:30 each morning. Subway is open Monday - Friday from 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Vending machines are located outside of the cafeteria, in the third and fifth floor lobbies, and on the first floors of The Doctors Building I and II.

 

Miami County Medical Center

Complimentary coffee and beverages are available for families of patients in the dining room at Miami County Medical Center. Family members involved in the care of patients may receive complimentary guest trays; please ask your nurse for more information.

Vending machines are located in the patient registration admissions area, and offer sandwiches, soups, fruit juices, snacks and beverages.

 

Gift Shops

The Gift Shops at Olathe Medical Center and Miami County Medical Center are staffed by volunteers, and sell cards, candy, flowers, stuffed animals and a variety of other gift and seasonal items. Gift cards are sold at both locations for your convenience. If you are not a member of the Gift Shop VIP program, stop by one of our locations and join today! Members of the VIP program receive special savings opportunities all year round.

 

The Olathe Medical Center Gift Shop

The Gift Shop is located near the main lobby on the first floor of the medical center. To reach the Gift Shop, call 913-791-4200 and ask to speak with the Gift Shop.

Hours:

Monday through Thursday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunday: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

 

The Miami County Medical Center Gift Shop

The Gift Shop is located near the emergency entrance of the medical center. To reach the Gift Shop, call 913-294-2327 and ask to speak with the Gift Shop.

Hours:

Monday through Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Maps

Miami County Medical Center is located at 2100 Baptiste Drive in Paola, KS, just east of the Baptiste Drive exit from U.S. 169.

 

Olathe Medical Center is located at 20333 W. 151st Street, near exit 215 on I-35 and 151st Street in Olathe, KS.

Free Valet Parking

Olathe Medical Center is proud to offer complimentary valet parking and escorts to patient appointments in the medical center and physician office buildings.

This service is available Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m., not including holidays. To use the service, follow the signs to the south side of The Doctors Building I near the entrance to the Kansas Cardiovascular Center.

Call 913-324-8558 to retrieve your vehicle. After hours, call 913-324-8510.

 

Visiting Hours and Guidelines

Support and help from friends and family can speed the healing process, so Olathe Medical Center and Miami County Medical Center encourage visitors whenever possible. We do ask that you follow some guidelines, which have been established to provide our patients with a positive healing environment.

Children 12 years old or younger must be accompanied by an adult when visiting a patient. Permission from a nurse is required for any visiting child under six years old. Please remember that children are susceptible to acquiring infections while at the hospital, and children who are ill should not visit as they pose a risk of spreading disease.

General Visiting Hours

Olathe Medical Center: 8 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Miami County Medical Center: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.

 

General Visiting Guidelines

If a patient is sharing a hospital room with another person, please be respectful of the other patient's privacy.

Please check with your nurse before bringing food or beverages to patients at the hospital. Unprescribed supplements to the diet can hinder the recovery process. Our nutritional care staff is trained to meet the dietary needs of our patients.

For more information about visiting patients at Olathe Medical Center, please contact Patient Information at 913-791-4343. For more information about visiting patients at Miami County Medical Center, please contact 913-557-4385.

 

Free Wi-Fi

Free wireless Internet access is provided for all visitors to Olathe Medical Center and Miami County Medical Centerto use with their personal handheld or laptop computers equipped with compatible wireless cards.

How to access the network on your wireless device:

  1. Search and connect to the SSID called OHSIGuest.
  2. After connecting, open a Web browser window.
  3. If connected, a disclaimer of warranties will appear. Click Accept to enable free wireless access to the Internet.
  4. Users should reference documentation on their device about connecting wirelessly, as there is no hospital-provided support for this service.