Preparing for your Stay

Upon your arrival to Good Shepherd Specialty Hospital, you will be greeted by one of our registered nurses. A Goo d Shepherd care manager will meet with you to review your admission information.

At Good Shepherd, we believe that your family is an important part of your recovery. For that reason, please have a family member or friend accompany you to our hospital so we can include them in your care from the first day of your stay.

What to Bring:

Please bring the following important documents with you, if available:

  • Insurance cards
  • Living will
  • Health-care power of attorney
  • Tissue/organ donor card

Please DO NOT Bring:

  • Valuables: We recommend that credit cards, jewelry and other valuables be left at home.
  • Personal Medications: medications will be dispensed by the pharmacy
  • Alcohol, Drugs and Weapons: the use or possession of alcoholic beverages, drugs or weapons is prohibited.


Parking is available at the south entrance of Lehigh Valley Hospital – Muhlenberg. For the best access, use the Westgate Drive Entrance.