Cox South is the jewel of the medical mile. Located on the southern
edge of Springfield, this full-service facility has been serving physicians
and their patients since 1985. The growing campus of Cox South includes
many physician offices, a Level II Trauma Center and numerous other special
Visiting hours are 10:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. We request no more than two
visitors per patient in a room at the same time. Children are welcome to
visit, but they must be accompanied and carefully monitored by an adult at
all times. Visiting hours for patients in the critical care areas may be
limited because of the patient's special needs. Maternity visiting hours
are 2:30-3:30 p.m. and 7-8 p.m. daily. Grandparents are welcome to visit
anytime between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. Intensive Care Nursery visitors need to
check in with the nursing staff in that area.
Each parking lot has designated parking for visitors. Handicapped
parking is available near each entrance. Please do not park in the drive
directly in front of the main entrances. This area is reserved for patient
loading and unloading.
The cafeteria is open for complete meals during the following hours:
6-10:30 a.m., 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 4:30-7:30 p.m. and 1-3 a.m. The grill is
open from 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Snack items, beverages and fruit are also
available during these hours. Dial 269-6368 for a recorded description of
the day's cafeteria entrees, diet menu, vegetables, soup and frozen yogurt
Atrium Bakery & Cafe
Located in the Outpatient Center, you'll find a variety of breads and
pastries, soups, salads, specialty sandwiches and desserts. The Atrium
Bakery & Cafe is open 6 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Call
269-6761 for a recorded listing of the daily specials, or call 269-6760
to place an order.
Cox Plaza Cafe
The Plaza Cafe offers causal dining in a modern, deli atmosphere, complete
with breakfast and lunch menus. Hours are 7 a.m.-3 p.m., Monday through
Friday, with a vending area open 24- hours a day. The deli is located on
the lower level of Cox Medical Plaza I.
A wide selection of magazines, cards, toiletries and gift items are for
sale in the Gift Shop, located off the main lobby. Hours are: 9 a.m.-8:30
p.m., Monday through Friday; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; and 1-5 p.m. on
Sunday. You can reach the Gift Shop at 417/269-4171.
Salon 3800, a beauty salon, is located in the lower level of Cox Medical
Plaza I. Patients and visitors are invited to use its full range of
services. Regular hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday (late
appointments available upon request). Call 269-5545 to make an
David Miller Memorial Library
The library offers medical and nursing books and journals. The library is
open Monday through Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Patients and visitors may use
library materials during regular library hours. The library is located at
Cox South in the ground floor corridor between the Medical Arts Center and
the hospital. Call 417/269-6192 for more information. There is also a
library at Cox North, 417/269-3460.
Patients and visitors are invited to meditate in our chapel, which is
located just beyond the Information Desk in the lobby. The chapel is
always open. Monday through Friday at 11 a.m., a chaplain delivers a
short, inspirational message.
Ronald McDonald House
The Ronald McDonald House of the Ozarks is located across Primrose Avenue
from Cox South and provides low-cost lodging for parents and siblings of
children hospitalized in any of Springfield's hospitals. For more
information, call 417/885-0500.
Cox Plaza Hotel
Cox Plaza Hotel offers the comfort of a fine hotel to visitors of CoxHealth.
This 30-room hotel is located conveniently on the second floor of Cox
Medical Plaza I, directly across the street from Cox South, via the National
Avenue Skywalk. For more information, come to the registration desk on
the second level of Cox Medical Plaza I or call 417/269-5900. Other hotel
arrangements may be made through the Customer Service office at 417/269-4112.
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