Our Patient Care Policies
Access to Services for All
At NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, you have the right to receive services and participate in our programs and activities regardless of your race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, source of payment, age, or any other characteristic, as protected by law.
Visiting Hours and Policies
If you are admitted as an inpatient at NewYork-Presbyterian, your loved ones can visit you at any time. This includes friends, family members, same or opposite sex domestic partners, spouses, and anyone you feel can be a source of emotional support for you during your stay with us. The choice is yours. NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital does not restrict, limit, or otherwise deny visitation privileges based on age, race, ethnicity, religion, culture, language, physical or mental disability, socioeconomic status, sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity or expression.
Read more about NYP's visitation policy.
Read more about your rights as a patient.
Weill Cornell Safe Zone LGBT Allies
LGBT Inclusion at Weill Cornell
Columbia Division of Gender, Sexuality, and Health
LGBT Faculty Liaison at Columbia