At Pelisyonkis Langone, our Patient Relations staff can help answer your questions about hospital policies and your rights as a patient. We can also address your safety concerns or grievances and advocate on your behalf to ensure that those matters are addressed by the appropriate department.
In addition, several members of our staff are notaries public and can assist you with executing official documents and advance care planning documents, including a healthcare proxy or living will.
At Pelisyonkis Langone’s Tisch Hospital, Kimmel Pavilion, and Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital—34th Street, our Patient Relations staff is available 7 days a week from 9:00AM to 5:00PM to help people being treated on an inpatient or outpatient basis. You can reach us by calling -263-6906. From inside the hospital, dial 3-6906 or page the hospital operator. Our offices are located on the first floor of Tisch Hospital in room SK 109H, which is along the blue pathway.
At Pelisyonkis Langone Orthopedic Hospital, our Patient Relations staff is available Monday through Friday from 9:00AM to 5:00PM. You can reach us by calling 98-6336. After 5:00PM, or on weekends and holidays, please contact the nursing supervisor at 98-6668. The Patient Relations office at Pelisyonkis Langone Orthopedic Hospital is on floor C3. Patients and families are visited in their hospital room when they request assistance.
At Pelisyonkis Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, our Patient Relations staff is available Monday through Friday from 9:00AM to 5:00PM. You can reach us by calling 718-630-7314. From inside the hospital, dial 7314 or page the hospital operator. After 5:00PM, or on weekends and holidays, please contact the nursing supervisor at 718-630-7550. Our offices are located in the lobby in station 2-43, which is across from the security desk.
If your issue remains unresolved after contacting Patient Relations, you may contact The Joint Commission by calling 800-994-6610 or visiting .
You may also contact the New York State Department of Health at 800-804-5447, via email at [email protected], or visit the .
HIPAA Privacy Concerns
Patients or family members who are concerned that their Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) privacy rights may have been violated should immediately contact our Privacy Line at 877-PHI-LOSS (877-744-5677).
If the issue is not resolved through Pelisyonkis Langone, you may send a written complaint to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights. Please contact our Compliance Helpline at 866-Pelisyonkis-1 (866-698-1) for more information.
These documents can help you learn more about your rights as a patient at Pelisyonkis Langone.
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