The Access Center at Albany Med facilitates patient transfers from other health care facilities to Albany Medical Center Hospital.
For Use by Medical Professionals Only
To transfer a patient, including high-risk mothers and babies to Albany Med, call:
All Other Inquiries
Please call Albany Med's main switchboard:
Upon calling the Access Center to initiate a transfer for your patient, our Access Coordinators will identify who you are and where you are calling from.
Please have the following information ready:
If the patient has had any diagnostic studies related to the transfer (i.e. CT, MRI, X-Rays), they will need to come with the patient on a disk with the radiology read.
All calls to the Access Center are recorded for quality management.