The Department of Health Information Management is responsible for maintaining Hospital for Special Surgery patient records.
HSS patients or their personal representatives may request access to all or part of their medical record. Examples of specific information that may be requested include the following:
For visits occurring on or after February 1, 2016, HSS patients will be able to view selected lab results, health and visit summaries, billing statements, and more on the MyHSS patient portal. Activate a MyHSS account
For visits occurring before February 1, 2016, HSS patients can request medical records through the MyHSS patient portal. Activate a MyHSS account
Patients can also complete the following form to request a copy of your medical record:
If you have any questions regarding MyHSS, please contact our MyHSS Help Desk at 844.269.4509.
If you have any questions regarding your medical records, please call the HSS Health Information Management Department at 212.606.1254 during regular business hours, 8:00am – 5:00pm, Monday – Friday.