Visitation Policy

We encourage parents or guardians to stay with their child. Both parents/guardians can stay 24 hours, and one may sleep at the bedside.

  • Visiting hours are 9:00am to 9:00pm for everyone else
  • Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult
  • Children under 18, including siblings, cannot stay overnight
  • Visiting is limited to two at a time (excluding the parents/guardian)
  • For convenience we offer a family lounge next to the unit
  • For private conversations with the medical care team we offer a family meeting room next to the unit

Location

The Alice Gottesman Bayer Pediatric Intensive Care Unit is located at 1184 Fifth Avenue on the third floor of the Kravis Children’s Hospital.

Traveling to Mount Sinai
Located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, between Madison and Fifth Avenue and East 98th and 102th Street, Mount Sinai is easily accessible by all public transportation and by car.

By Bus
From the North:
Fifth Avenue buses Ml,2,3,or 4 stop at 99th Street
From the South: Madison Avenue buses M1,2,3,or 4 stop at 98th Street

By Subway
Take the Lexington Avenue Line (#6) to 96th Street and Lexington Avenue. Walk west to 96th Street to Fifth Avenue and north on Fifth Avenue to Mount Sinai.

By Car
From Brooklyn:
Take the Brooklyn Queens Expressway (North) to Grand Central Parkway (West) and the Triborough Bridge to the FDR Drive. Exit at 96th Street and turn right on Madison Avenue.
From Long Island and Queens: Take the Grand Central Parkway (West) and the Triborough Bridge to the FDR Drive. Exit at 96th Street and turn right on Madison Avenue.
From Staten Island: Take the Verrazano Bridge to Brooklyn Queens Expressway (North) to Grand Central Parkway (West) and the Triborough Bridge to the FDR Drive. Exit at 96th Street and turn right on Madison Avenue.
From Westchester and Connecticut: Take the New England Thruway (95 South) and the Triborough Bridge to the FDR Drive. Exit at 96th Street and turn right on Madison Avenue.
From New Jersey: Take the George Washington Bridge to the Harlem River Drive! FDR Drive (South). Exit at 96th Street and turn right on Madison Avenue.


Contact Us

For PICU information:
Tel: 212-241-8132

Location
Alice Gottesman Bayer Pediatric Intensive Care Unit is located at 1184 Fifth Avenue, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10029