I was admitted to a Penn Hospital. How do I get my medical records?


The University Archives does not hold patient records for any hospital. If you are seeking patient records from: The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Presbyterian Hospital, or Pennsylvania Hospital you need to contact the individual hospital’s records department. Please note that by Pennsylvania state law hospitals are only required to retain medical records for a minimum of 7 years (18 years for minors).

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania:
    Medical Records Department, 1st Floor Founders
    3400 Spruce Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center:
    Medical Records Department
    Myrin Basement, 39th and Market Streets
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
  • Pennsylvania Hospital:
    Medical Records Department
    2 Cathcart Bldg.
    800 Spruce Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
  • Last Updated Mar 22, 2022
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  • Answered By Alyssa Hogan

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