The Easiest Way to Get Your Wyckoff Hospital Medical Records

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How to Obtain Wyckoff Hospital Medical Records the Easy Way

Wyckoff first opened its doors in 1889 along what is now the border of northern Brooklyn and western Queens. The 350-bed teaching hospital, located in an ethnically diverse area of New York City, was stressed beyond capacity during the coronavirus pandemic. Recently, several Wyckoff facilities had no choice but to close down due to financial constraints. Patients that received medical care at the closed locations were left to wonder how to access their .

Requesting medical records can often be a frustrating and time-consuming experience, especially when a facility is no longer in business. Many people give up without getting a copy of their electronic health records to maintain a healthy lifestyle. DoNotPay can help you request Wyckoff Hospital medical records to transfer to another doctor to assure your continuity of care. Our easy-to-use automated system can show you how to request medical records and help you fill out a medical records release form for quick access.

What Information Is Required to Request Wyckoff Hospital Medical Records?

According to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), all individuals must complete an Authorization for Release of Health Information form before retrieving personal medical records. The form, provided by the Department of Health Information Management, is available in English and Spanish on the hospital website.

The following six pieces of information are required:

  1. Full Name
  2. Date of Birth
  3. Current Mailing Address
  4. Social Security Number
  5. Name and Address of Where to Send the Records
  6. Reason for Release of Records

On the form, you can select if you want the entire medical record or if you only want records from a specific date range. You must also indicate whether or not you want the hospital to release information relating to

  • Alcohol or Drug Treatment
  • Mental Health
  • HIV-Related Treatment

How to Get Copies of Your Wyckoff Hospital Medical Records

After completing the authorization form, you can request medical records:


Bring the completed form and a copy of your photo identification to Wyckoff Hospital. An electronic version of the records is available upon request. There is a charge of $.75 per page for all medical records.

By Mail

Send the completed form to Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, 374 Stockholm Street, Brooklyn, New York 11237 - Attn: Health Information Management/Medical Records Correspondence Unit

If you have any questions, you can contact the Wyckoff Medical Records Department at (718) 963-7155 or (718) 963-7153.

How to Get Wyckoff Hospital Records From Closed Locations

The New York Department of Health keeps an updated list of all closed hospitals in the state, with information on where to find personal medical records. It is difficult to determine how long medical records are kept, but it appears all Wyckoff Hospital medical records are currently being stored at the main location.

CLOSED Wyckoff locations include

Bethany Deaconess Hospital237 St. Nicholas Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11237
Jackson Heights Hospital Division of Wyckoff34-01 73rd Street, Jackson Heights, NY 11372
Physician's Hospital34-01 73rd Street, Jackson Heights, NY 11372
Wyckoff Heights Bethany Pavilion Division237 St. Nicholas Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11237
Wyckoff Heights Medical CenterJackson Heights Division, 31-01 73rd Street, Jackson Heights, NY 11370

To request medical records from any of these locations, send a completed authorization form to Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, 374 Stockholm Street, Brooklyn, NY 11237 - Attn: Health Information Management/Medical Records Correspondence Unit

How to Get Quick and Easy Access to Wyckoff Hospital Medical Records

With so many changes going on, it can be complicated trying to find . DoNotPay simplifies the process, making it easy to get the information you need. Whether you are changing doctors or want a copy of your medical records for personal use, we can help you make sure your health history stays intact.

How to request medical records using DoNotPay:

DoNotPay has seen these requests before and knows how to write your health care provider a simple, clear, and effective letter that will get your legally-guaranteed health records for you in no time.

  1. Look up medical records on DoNotPay’s website.

  2. Enter the name of the health care provider you’d like to receive medical records from.

  3. Answer a few questions about your provider and where you’d like to send the records.

There Are Many Ways DoNotPay Can Help

The easy-to-use DoNotPay automated system is not limited to the Wyckoff healthcare system. We can also help you with:

DoNotPay can help you request medical records from almost any medical provider that you received medical attention from. Our services are not limited to healthcare, as we offer round-the-clock assistance for issues such as

Problems that seem too difficult to handle are often pushed aside and left unattended. DoNotPay gives you the resources you need to tackle issues that you once considered too hard to take care of on your own. Contact DoNotPay to get started and see for yourself how easy it is to request Wyckoff Hospital medical records and so much more.

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