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About Your Visit

Whether you've been a patient before or are coming to Akron General Medical Center for the first time, we want to provide you with information and services you might need before, during and after your visit. Before your stay with us, no matter how short or long, you should take just a moment to read the information on this page, as it may be very helpful.

Where to Go
If you are being admitted to the hospital, please report to the Admitting Desk, located in the main lobby of the Medical Center.

If you are being admitted for outpatient testing, please report to Ambulatory Diagnostic Services, located in the Ambulatory Care Center. If you have an outpatient appointment at Akron General's Health & Wellness Center - West, please report directly to the department where you are scheduled. Some diagnostic services are also available at our health center locations throughout Summit County.

Checking In
Once you arrive, our friendly admitting staff will ask you for or verify important information, including your address and insurance information. You can help us speed up your registration process by pre-registering online.

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Helpful Information for Your Visit or Stay:

Health Insurance We Accept

Notice of Privacy Practices

Advance Directives

Keep Family & Friends Informed - Create a CaringBridge Site

Patient Care Advocate

Your Care Providers

Social Work

Spiritual Care

Halo Nurses


Medical Records

Our Patient Care Partnership

Your Safety as a Patient

Infection Control

Discharge Information



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