Emergency Department Information Parking at the ED To get to the Emergency Department, turn into the main entrance of Strong Memorial Hospital and take the first right. If you are driving your child to the ED, park in the adjacent lot. Once your child is settled in a care area, please move your car to the hospital parking garage. Waiting Rooms There are three waiting areas within the Emergency Department: Main reception and waiting Family Express waiting room (for minor problems) Pediatric waiting room A Friends of Strong volunteer at the main waiting room reception desk will instruct you where to wait. Emergency Department Visitor Policy Visitors most stop at the check-in desk. Two visitors are permitted for each pediatric patient.