Privacy Notice

The protection of your health information is very important to us at Woodhull. New York City Health & Hospitals, which operates Woodhull, has developed a document which describes how medical information about our patients may be used and disclosed, and how patients can exercise rights granted under the Health Insurance and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

Review this Privacy Notice and become familiar with how your personal health information will be used and safeguarded, as well as rights regarding the protection of your personal data.

Click below to view and print the New York City Health & Hospitals Privacy Notice in any of these languages:

English (in PDF)
Spanish (in PDF)
Polish (in PDF)
Haitian Creole (in PDF)
Other languages

When you ask us to send medical records to another doctor or medical facility, we need your written permission to share medical information. To help you, we have developed an authorization that complies with federal and state law. This form must be signed by the patient or the patient’s personal representative before we can disclose the requested information.

Once fully completed, the New York City Health & Hospitals Authorization form should be forwarded to the Medical Records Department at Woodhull.

Download and complete the authorization in your preferred language.

English  (in PDF)
Spanish (in PDF)
Polish (in PDF)
Haitian Creole (in PDF)
Other languages

Authorizations may be mailed to:

Attention: Medical Records Department
New York City Health & Hospitals/Woodhull
760 Broadway, Room 1AB101
Brooklyn, New York 11206

or hand-delivered to:

Medical Records Department at New York City Health & Hospitals/Woodhull,
First Floor,
Room 1AB101.

For information about privacy related issues, contact our Privacy Officer at 718-963-8224.


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