Medical Records

The medical record is an essential part of patient care. Unfortunately, obtaining a patient's old chart can be a challenge. Some hospital even charge patients a copy charge, unless a physician writes a note personally requesting the info.


Here are some contact numbers/addresses for local hospitals.

NYPH Medical Records Release Form (click for PDF file in English and Spanish)


Medical Records Correspondence Department
630 West 168th street  PH1-040B
New York, NY 10032

Bellevue Hospital Center

462 First Avenue

NY, NY 10016

General info number 212-562-4141

Beth Israel Medical Center
Medical Records Department
16th street and First Avenue
New York, NY 10003

Medical records (212) 420-2665


Elmhurst Hospital Center

79-01 Broadway

Elmhurst, NY 11373

General Info 718-240-0400

Harlem Hospital
Medical Records Department
506 Lenox Avenue, room 127
New York, NY 10037
(212) 939-2764

Jacobi Medical Center
1400 Pelham Parkway South
Bronx, NY 10461-1197

(718) 918-4751
(718) 918-4754 (fax)

Montefiore Medical Center
Health Information Management Department
111 East 210th street
Bronx, New York 10467

718-519-6653 (fax)

Metropolitan Hospital Center

1901 First Avenue

New York, NY 10029

General info: 212-423-6262


Mt. Sinai Hospital
Medical Information Department
One Gustave Levy Place
New York, NY 10029

(212) 241-7601

New York Hospital
Medical Correspondance Unit
525 East 68th street
room F-041
New York, NY 10021
(212) 746-0516


North Central Bronx Hospital

3424 Kossuth Avenue.

Bronx, NY 10467

general info 718-519-5000


Queens Hospital Center

82-70 164th Street

Jamaca, NY 11432



St. Luke's-Roosevelt (St. Luke's Division) general info number 523 -4000
Medical Records Correspondance Unit
1111 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10025
212-523-3265 or 212-523-3266

St. Luke's-Roosevelt (Roosevelt Division) general info number 523 -4000
Medical Records Correspondance Unit
1000 10th Avenue
New York, NY 10019
(212) 523-6623

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