Research

Utica State Hospital Ward Inspection Reports

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series consists of nightly ward reports of patient activities, conditions, and events observed by Utica State Hospital personnel. Information usually includes census; names of patients present and absent on home visits; notes on medication given; and notes on patients' physical condition and behavior.
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Quantity:
0.1 cubic feet (2 volumes)
Inclusive Dates:
1953-1954
Series Number:
B1589

Arrangement

Chronological.

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of nightly ward reports of patient activities, conditions, and events observed by personnel of Utica State Hospital. Information usually includes census; names of patients present and absent on home visits; notes on medication given; and notes on patients' physical condition and behavior. The ward documented by all the reports is apparently Northside.

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Access Restrictions

Restricted in accordance with Mental Hygiene Law, Section 33.13, relating to confidentiality of clinical records. Access is permitted under certain conditions upon approval by the Office of Mental Health.

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