Family Room at the University of Utah Newborn ICU

Keeping Families Close

Mon–Fri: 9am to 9pm
Sat–Sun: 9am to 5pm

The Ronald McDonald Family Room is a home-like environment for families of pediatric patients at the University of Utah Hospital’s Newborn ICU in Salt Lake City.


Multiple overnight guest rooms, small kitchen with snacks and beverages, seating area with television, private showers, laundry facilities, quiet room, computer area with WiFi access, and more.

  • Located on Level 2 near the Newborn Intensive Care Unit at the University of Utah Hospital
  • All amenities are provided free of charge
  • Naps: 12pm to 4pm, no referral needed
  • Overnight stays in the Family Room are scheduled by unit social workers
  • To use the Family Room, please acquire your NICU Parent Badge

For information on the University of Utah Family Room, please contact our Family Room Manager Jessica Barlow at (801) 213-6444.

Location: University of Utah Hospital, 50 Medical Dr N, Salt Lake City, UT 84132

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