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Covenant Health is an innovative, Catholic regional delivery network and a leader in values based, not-for-profit health and elder care. We sponsor hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living residences and other health and elder care organizations throughout New England.

Patients and Visitors

Welcome to St. Joseph Hospital, a Catholic healthcare facility sponsored by Covenant Health. Our aim is to provide the highest quality healthcare and services to our patients and our community. Whether you are in our care or here to visit a friend or loved one, we want to help make your experience with us a positive one.

Please review our Patient Guide or click on the links below for important information and to learn more about the many services we offer.

Online Pre-Registration

To pre-register for services at St. Joseph Hospital up to 24 hours before your appointment click the green button. You'll be provided with more information about pre-registering online as well as access to the pre-registration form.

Hospital Hours

Hospital and Emergency Department are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Traditional visiting hours are from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Quiet hours begin at 8:00 p.m. St. Joseph Hospital adopts a patient and family-centered environment with open visiting hours. Visitors to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) are at the discretion of the nurse. It is best to check the hours before arriving. Please note that visitors arriving after 8:00 p.m. are requested to enter through the Emergency Department doors and check in with communications.

Patient Rights and Responsibilities

St. Joseph Hospital is committed to providing quality healthcare with deep respect for human life from conception to death.

St. Joseph Hospital Privacy Policy

St. Joseph Hospital takes your privacy seriously. This notice describes how health information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information.


We want your stay at St. Joseph Hospital to be a positive experience. Here is important information regarding comforts, convenience, and safety for you and your visitors.  

Auxiliary Aid Available for Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deaf-Blind, Blind/Low Vision Individuals

To ensure effective communication with patients and companions, St. Joseph Hospital,  St. Joseph Hospital Physician Practices and its affiliates all provide appropriate auxiliary aids and services free of charge.

Communication Access for Limited English Proficient (LEP) Patients and Companions

St. Joseph Hospital,  St. Joseph Hospital Physician Practices and its affiliates provide communication access to individuals whose primary language is not English.  

Cafeteria and Atrium Cafe

St. Joseph Hospital cafeteria and cafe hours and menu  

Gift Shop

The St. Joseph Hospital Gift Shop is located in the atrium of the ambulatory care building and is open seven days a week.  

Nominate a Nurse

Do you want to recognize an exemplarily nurse from St. Joseph Hospital?

Spiritual Care Services

At St. Joseph Hospital we understand that an important part of providing care includes meeting the spiritual and religious needs of our patients and their loved ones.

WiFi Access

Wireless internet is available at St. Joseph Hospital. If you are a patient or visitor, wireless internet access is available for free in most areas of the hospital.


Updating loved ones is important... so is healing. St. Joseph Hospital can help you connect with family and friends during any type of health event.