The NewYork-Presbyterian Guest Facility at the Helmsley Medical Tower is located at 1320 York Ave. between 70th and 71st St., just next door to Weill Cornell Medicine|NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. This guest house offers a "home away from home" for out-of-town families of patients who require extended medical care or outpatient Hospital services. The accommodations are ideal when the patient is scheduled for early morning medical tests or Hospital admission, or needs medical care following hospitalization. The Helmsley Guest Facility is also the answer when family members want around-the-clock proximity to a hospitalized loved one.
Hospitality for Family and Friends is an organization that is available to help out-of-town guests of hospitalized patients who are in need of a hotel room but who are experiencing financial difficulties. Hospitality for Family and Friends has an arrangement with many fine hotels throughout the city that donate rooms for this purpose for one or two nights. Patients should coordinate with their social worker for more information. The social worker with then connect the family with the organization so that arrangements can be made.