About E.W. Sparrow Hospital

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Whether you’re facing a medical emergency, seeking expert treatment for a complicated condition, or growing your family, you can rely on us for the best quality care, delivered in a compassionate environment where patients like you always come first. 

E.W. Sparrow Hospital offers you the best quality care. 

  • Home to the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the area, making us the region’s top destination for critically ill and injured patients.
  • As Michigan’s first certified Comprehensive Stroke Center – just one of 20 nationwide – we are the regional expert for neurological care. 
  • And the E.W. Sparrow Hospital Mother Baby Center is one of the most trusted in Michigan, welcoming 4,000 babies a year.

Your community partner in health

We build our community by investing in state-of-the-art facilities and pioneering tech, like next-generation radiation oncology and robotic surgery systems, and a new outpatient surgery center. Sparrow is also a major teaching hospital, helping educate the next generation of healthcare professionals and leaders.

We work to make patients and their families as comfortable as possible, offering private rooms, a range of tasty dining options, and even a concierge service.

With award-winning healthcare teams, best-in-class biomedical technology and patient-friendly amenities, Sparrow Hospital delivers world-class care that’s close to home.


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Visitor Resources & Patient Guide

Key information about your care and what to expect before, during and after your stay.  

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Volunteer Gift Shop

Sparrow Gift Shop

Visit the Gift Shop, located on the first floor of the hospital’s main lobby. For the gift shop’s current hours, call 517.364.1000.


Flower Delivery Services

Floral arrangements can be delivered to patient rooms by individual florists. Please note that live flowers or plants aren’t allowed in Intensive Care Units or oncology rooms.

Concierge Services

E.W. Sparrow Hospital offers free concierge services for patients and guests. Our Sparrow Personal Assistants can help arrange transportation, hotel reservations, or business services.

Interpreter Services

To ensure patients receive medical information in their own language, we offer free interpreter services via phone, via video conference or in person if possible.

Pastoral Care

Our board-certified staff chaplains are available on weekdays to provide support to people from any faith tradition (or none). An on-call chaplain can also be paged 24/7.

Campus Facilities & Parking

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Visitor Information

At E.W. Sparrow Hospital, our top priority is supporting the health of our community — and ensuring that each and every patient feels comfortable and safe.

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and health recommendations from the State of Michigan, we’ve implemented some new visitor guidelines and policies. 

Our updated visitor guidelines are designed to give patients access to the support people they need, while minimizing the spread of COVID-19. 

For more details, please see our Visitor Policy or call 517.364.1000.

Food Options

Sparrow Hospital Starbucks


Offering hot and cold brews and a complete food menu, along with retail items.

Location: First floor lobby of E.W. Sparrow Hospital

Hours: Open seven days a week from 5:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Sparrow Hospital Gathering Place

Gathering Place Cafe at Sparrow

Modern dining with fresh cuisine served from a number of stations, plus grab-and-go options.

Location: Just off the first-floor lobby of E.W. Sparrow Hospital

Hours: Open seven days a week from 5:30 a.m. to 2:30 a.m.