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Ranked Among Best Hospitals
We’re one of the top-ranked hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report.
Excellence in Nursing
We have achieved Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center four consecutive times.
Highest-Quality Healthcare
We are recognized by The Joint Commission for our excellence in perinatal, palliative, stroke, and ventricular assist device care.

My Stay: Welcome to Tisch Hospital

Get comprehensive information about your care team, safety, comfort, and the hospital discharge process.

Read Our Inpatient Stay Guide

At NYU Langone’s Tisch Hospital, our doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals use a team approach to provide the highest level of care to people from New York City and around the world. We want our patients and their families to feel comfortable during their stay. We have received The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® in recognition of our commitment to providing our patients with the highest quality care.

Tisch Hospital Lobby

At Tisch Hospital, we have more than 300 beds for people who need inpatient care. We also have 66 state-of-the-art operating rooms an advanced critical care unit, and a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) for our tiniest patients. We are also home to the Comprehensive Stroke Center and Ronald O. Perelman Center for Emergency Services, where our emergency medicine specialists provide advanced care for adults and children.

More than 6,500 babies are born each year at Tisch Hospital. We have earned the Baby-Friendly designation from Baby-Friendly USA in recognition of our care and support for breastfeeding mothers and their babies.

Opened in 1963 as University Hospital, our facility was renamed Tisch Hospital in 1989 in recognition of two prominent and generous benefactors—brothers Laurence A. and Preston Robert Tisch.

Our Locations (3)

Tisch Hospital

550 First Avenue, New York, NY, 10016

For Our Patients

Visiting Hours

Guests are encouraged to visit loved ones during their hospital stay.


Free Wi-Fi is available to patients and visitors.

Smoke-Free Policy

NYU Langone campuses, buildings, and exterior spaces are tobacco-free, including electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and all other smoking devices. Smoking or the use of smoking devices is not permitted anywhere at NYU Langone, including your room.