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For News Media

Elmhurst Hospital Center’s Department of External Affairs and Marketing is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We can provide medical experts, assist with health news reports or help with other inquiries. For media inquiries, call 718.334.3844.

Media Inquiries for Patient Information

We are committed to protecting the privacy and confidentiality of our patients and their medical information. EHC’s External Affairs and Marketing Department provides patient conditions in accordance with the American Hospital Association guidelines contained in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

To inquire whether a patient is at Elmhurst Hospital Center, journalists should contact the Department of External Affairs and Marketing. Journalists must have the patient’s full and correct name. Our staff will confirm whether the patient is currently under care at our facility. We only provide one-word descriptions about a patient’s general condition, such as “good”, “fair”, or “critical”.

For more information regarding our media policies or to make an inquiry, please call 718.334.3844.

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