St. Paul’s Hospital

What to bring with you

There is a lot to think about when coming to the hospital. Here is a checklist to help make your visit easier.

What to Bring

If you are coming to St. Paul’s for treatment as an inpatient, you should bring the following items:


  • Your BC Care Card and other identification
  • Certificate for supplementary insurance coverage

Personal items:

  • Pajamas or nightgown
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Books and magazines
  • Laptop computer
  • Cellular phone
  • Toiletries: toothbrush, toothpaste, dental floss, shampoo, body/hand lotion, tissues

You should NOT bring:

  • Large sums of money
  • Valuables, such as jewelry, watches
  • Pets