To activate your in-room telephone, dial 1014 on any hospital phone. There is a daily charge for telephone service. Payments can be made daily or in advance. Cell phones frequencies may interfere or cause malfunction to certain medical equipment. Please restrict cell phone to use in the main lobby, cafeteria or waiting areas.
To activate your in-room television, dial 1014 on any hospital phone. There is a daily charge for television service. Payments can be made daily or in advance.
Housekeepers come to your room throughout the day to remove trash and clean up the room.
We have used books for your reading enjoyment.
While we recommend that your mail be sent to your home, we will deliver mail to your room.
The Gift Shop has a variety of newspapers (in several languages), magazines, candy, small gift items, health and beauty aids, and other items for sale.
The hospital offers the use of a 24-hour ATM on the first floor of the hospital located near the Blue Elevators.
Prior to leaving the hospital, new mothers are given the opportunity to have their newborn babies photographed by a hospital volunteer. Photographs can be purchased by check, credit card or cash, and are sent to the patient’s home within 10 days.
The Health Education Library, which contains 500 medical and nursing journal titles and 10,000 monographs and bound volumes, is open to patients and their families through the referral of our patient advocates or any member of the NYHQ health care team. Hours of operation are Monday- Thursday, 8 a.m. – midnight; Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For additional information, call (718) 670-1118.
Parking is available 24 hours a day in the pay parking lot across the street from the hospital at 139-24 Booth Memorial between Main Street and 141 Street.