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  • The hotels listed in our Hotel and Lodging Services Brochure are located within close proximity to Strong Memorial and Highland Hospitals. Some, though not all, of the hotels offer a special rate for patients, families, and hospital visitors upon request. To obtain room rates or to make a reservation, contact the hotel directly. Included in the brochure, you will also find information about discounted rates at the RIT Inn, and free shuttle service from the hotel to Highland Hospital.



  • When You Care... Send Flowers : The florists in Rochester are very familiar with our hospitals and our flower delivery policies. Here are a few facts to consider when ordering flowers:
    • Flowers are generally not permitted in any of the Intensive Care Units.
    • Our volunteer staff delivers flowers up until 3 pm Monday through Friday and until 1:30 pm on Saturday.
    • You don't need to know the patient's room number, the florist will check room numbers when the flowers are delivered.
  • Hospital Gift Shop : Cut floral arrangements and a variety of plants are available through the Friends of Strong Gift Shop. It is located in the hospital’s Main Lobby. They can also help you in ordering flowers for delivery within the Medical Center.
  • Local Florists : Discover and explore local florists in Rochester.
  • Online Flowers : For fast delivery of flowers and other gifts, try these online vendors:

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