Visiting and Contacting Patients


If you are looking to visit, speak with or send a gift to a family member or friend who is currently an inpatient at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Burlington, or at Lahey Medical Center, Peabody, please see the information below. 

Visiting Hours

Please note that the hospital's visiting hours are set for the well-being of both patients and their families. Most visitors come between 11 am and 8 pm. However, depending on a patient's specific situation, loved ones may be able to visit beyond these hours. We ask that as families and friends plan their visits, they remember that patients need their rest to help them recover.

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

  • Main phone: 781-744-5100
  • Hours: Medical/surgical units, 11 am to 8 pm every day; intensive care units, immediate family members only

Lahey Medical Center, Peabody

  •  Main phone: 978-538-4000
  •  Hours: 11 am to 8 pm every day


Speaking with Inpatients by Phone

If you would like to talk on the phone with a family member or friend who is an inpatient, please call one of the phone numbers listed below, as appropriate. In order to be connected to the patient's room, please ask for him or her by full name.

  • Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Burlington: 781-744-5100
  • Lahey Medical Center, Peabody: 978-538-4220


Sending Gifts to Inpatients

To send a gift item (i.e., flowers or balloons) to an inpatient at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, contact the Gift Shop located in the hospital's main lobby at 781-744-8303. The Gift Shop can coordinate gift delivery for you, so long as you supply them with the patient's full name and room location.