For your health and safety, the hospital is a tobacco-free facility. The only place visitors are permitted to smoke is the designated smoking area located in the north corner of parking lot 9, visible from the Emergency Department entrance. Patients admitted to Rome Memorial Hospital are prohibited from using tobacco, tobacco products and devices that contain nicotine, inclusive of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes). If medically appropriate, patients may be prescribed nicotine replacement therapy to help reduce withdrawal symptoms during their hospital stay. A physician order must be obtained for any and all nicotine replacement products.