- General Visiting Hours: 8:30 am to 8:00 pm
- Intensive Care Unit (ICU): Check with the Intensive Care Unit nurse to arrange individual visiting hours.
- Mother/Newborn Care: Unlimited partner and support visits.
*NOTE: Live flowers and plants are not allowed in our Intensive Care Unit for patient safety.
If you and your family are from out of town and need assistance with arrangements while you are here, please feel free to ask any St. James Healthcare team member for information and directions. Our goal is to ensure that you and your family are comfortable while staying in Butte.
The Paul Clark-McDonald Family Place
, located a few blocks from St. James, is open to anyone who is being treated or has a family member or friend being treated at St. James Healthcare. A donation of $25 per night is requested. Call 406-782-0353 between 9 am and 5 pm to make a reservation.
Some local hotel and motels offer medical and senior discounts. Several also provide transportation to and from the hospital.
Butte buses run to the hospital, to downtown and to the shopping mall. Bus schedules are available at Information Desk in the Main Lobby and in the Emergency Department. Taxi cabs are also available: Mining City Taxi: 406-723-6511.
Visitor parking is available on the east side of the St. James campus off of Porphyry Street.
Information Desk Services
The Information Desk, staffed by volunteers, is located in the Main Lobby. The hours are Monday though Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Staff can assist you with general and patient room information and transportation information (taxi and bus service).
Our Chapel is the focal point of Christ's healing ministry at St. James Healthcare and it is open to everyone. Located in the Main Lobby, it is open 24 hours a day for prayer and meditation.
Dining and Snack Options
- The Pintler View Café, is located on main floor (Porphyry Street entrance).
- Java City Coffee, located through the breezeway on the 2nd Floor (in the RMAP Building), is a quick-stop coffee shop offering coffee, tea, hot and cold specialty drinks and pastries. The hours are 8 am to 4 pm.
It's a shopping destination! The Gift Shop, located in the Main Lobby, is open Monday though Friday from 9 am to 5 pm.
Medical Arts Pharmacy
The Medical Arts Pharmacy, open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 6 pm, is located through the breezeway on the 2nd Floor (in the RMAP Building), Here you will find a variety of over-the-counter medications, cards and gifts.
Automated Teller Machines (ATM)
An automated teller machine (US Bank) for cash and transfers is located in the Main Lobby foyer.
To Reach a Patient by Telephone
To contact a patient, dial 406-723- 2500 and our operator will direct your call for you.