New York City Jail Facilities

North Infirmary Command

(NIC)

Consists of two infirmary buildings, one of them the original Rikers Island Hospital built in 1932. The facility has 153 beds for housing infirmary care inmates and 263 beds - in specialized units - for inmates who require extreme protective custody because of their notoriety or the nature of their cases, and for inmates with HIV and AIDS-related conditions.

Contact

16-00 Hazen Street  
East Elmhurst, NY 11370

t. 718.546.6420
Executive Board Member(s): 

Angel Castro

Manhattan Borough Trustee

Paul LaFranca

COBA Delegate

Cynthia Lopez

COBA Delegate

Edward McCauley

COBA Delegate