Amenities and Accommodations at O’Bleness Hospital
Everything You Need for a Convenient Stay or Visit at Our Hospital in Athens
OhioHealth O'Bleness Hospital is located in the Athens, Ohio, area, just minutes away from the campus of Ohio University. With a multitude of accommodations located nearby and plenty of on-site amenities, O'Bleness Hospital is equipped to provide patients and visitors with a positive experience.
The following Athens area hotels are located within minutes of O'Bleness Hospital:
The Ohio University Inn & Conference Center
331 Richland Ave., Athens, OH 45701
Baymont Inn & Suites
20 Home St., Athens, OH 45701
330 Columbus Rd., Athens, OH 45701
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
555 East State St., Athens, OH 45701
100 Albany Rd, Athens, OH 45701
Fairfield Inn & Suites
924 E State St., Athens, OH 45701
986 East State St., Athens, OH 45701
997 East State St., Athens, OH 45701
2091 East State St., Athens, OH 45701
- The WillowView Café
Monday - Friday 6 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Hot meals are served during the following times:
- 7 to 9 a.m., Monday through Friday
- 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily
- 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. daily The dining room area is open around the clock. A visitor may arrange to have a guest meal served to him or her in a patient room by requesting and paying in advance in the Café.
- Vending Machines
Vending machines are available 24 hours a day near the cafeteria and Emergency Department waiting area. Snacks are also available at Weatherby’s Gift Shop.
- Patient Meals
Meals are delivered to patient rooms on the following schedule:
- Breakfast between 6:45 and 10 a.m.
- Lunch and Dinner between 11 a.m. and 5:45 p.m.
- Weatherby’s Gift Shop
Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Friday and Sunday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Weatherby’s Gift Shop, located on the first floor, offers a varied assortment of gifts, magazines, cards, balloons, stamps, fresh and artificial flower arrangements, personal care items and snacks.
To place a telephone order for fresh flower arrangements or other items using your credit or debit card, call (740) 592.9436 on weekdays between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Hospital volunteers staff Weatherby’s during weekdays, some evenings and most weekends.
Banking services are available through an ATM machine located on the first floor near the elevator.
- Wheelchairs and Public Restrooms
Wheelchairs, public restrooms and courtesy phones for in-house or local calls are available inside the entrances.
Volunteers are available at the Patient Entrance and Visitor Entrance information desks during most business hours to assist patients and visitors who need information or wheelchair assistance.
A telephone with a direct line to the Safety and Security Department is located outside each entrance for those who need to request assistance.
A portable telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) is available by dialing “0” to contact the hospital operator.
Local publications are available in newspaper machines and kiosks by the main entrance of the hospital and on the 2nd and 3rd floors near the elevators.
- TV and Radio
A variety of television and radio programming is available in all rooms.