Medical Records

A medical record is maintained for every individual evaluated and treated at Flushing Hospital Medical Center. The confidentiality of medical and personal information is a right of every patient and information shall not be released without the proper written authorization of the patient, legal guardian, executor of the estate, or court order.

You can access information about birth certificate records or obtain copies by contacting the NYC Bureau of Vital Records.

All requests for copies of medical records must be made in writing. For your convenience, please print and fill out the following form: Authorization for Release of Health Information. There is a fee for copies of medical records, unless the information is going directly to a physician. All completed forms should be brought or mailed to:

Flushing Hospital Medical Center
Medical Records Department
4500 Parsons Blvd.
Flushing, New York 11355

 

The Medical Records Department is located on the first floor adjacent to the main lobby. The department is open Monday to Friday, from 9 AM to 5 PM, and can be reached by calling 718-670-5424 or 5425.