The Allen Hospital opened in July 1988 and services the surrounding communities of northern Manhattan and the Bronx. It is a 911 designated receiving facility and is part ofNew York-Presbyterian Hospital, "…perhaps the most comprehensive university hospital in the world." The Emergency Medicine Department of the Allen Hospital cares for 40,000 patients each year, 7,500 of whom are subsequently admitted for inpatient care.
The goal of the Emergency Department is to provide quality care to patients presenting with emergent complaints. Care is provided 24 hours a day, seven days a week to adults and children. The Emergency Department offers a Fastrack unit run by Physician Assistants under the direct supervision of the Emergency Medicine Physicians. Children requiring admission are transferred by ambulance to Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of NewYork-Presbyterian located at 168th Street and Broadway.
The Allen Hospital
5141 Broadway (at 220th Street)
New York, New York 10034