Where to Get PrEP and PEP in New York City

COVID-19 Update

Use the NYC Health Map to find clinics and community-based organizations that are open for business and can help you get HIV prevention services such as PrEP, Emergency PEP, and HIV testing.

If you need emergency PEP, call the 24/7 NYC PEP Hotline at 844-3-PEPNYC (844-373-7692). You may be able to start emergency PEP without a clinic or hospital visit.

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Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and emergency post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) can prevent HIV. PrEP and emergency PEP are available throughout New York City.

Paying for PrEP and Emergency PEP

In New York State, PrEP is covered by Medicaid and most health insurance plans without any co-pays for medicines, lab work or clinic visits.

Learn more about payment options and financial assistance for New York State residents for both PrEP and Emergency PEP.

PrEP in NYC

Here are three ways to find PrEP at an experienced local clinic:

  • Use the NYC Health Map to locate a clinic with experience providing PrEP. Facilities listed on the Health Map are vetted and monitored to ensure New Yorkers are able to get PrEP services at a knowledgeable facility.

  • Call 311

  • Visit an NYC Sexual Health Clinic near you.

Emergency PEP in NYC

There are several ways to get started on emergency PEP right away:

  • Use the NYC Health Map to locate a clinic with experience providing PEP. Facilities listed on the Health Map are vetted and monitored to ensure New Yorkers are able to get PEP services at a knowledgeable facility.

  • Call the 24/7 NYC PEP Hotline at 844-3-PEPNYC (844-373-7692).

  • Visit an NYC Sexual Health Clinic near you.

PEP Center of Excellence Clinics

The PEP Centers of Excellence can help you start PEP regardless of your immigration status, even if you do not have insurance. These clinics can also help you get started and continue on PrEP or provide a referral.

Location Phone Number and Hours

Montefiore Medical Center — The Oval Center

3230 Bainbridge Avenue, Second floor, Bronx

718-882-5482

Walk-ins: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Wednesday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. to noon

Mount Sinai Comprehensive Health Center: Downtown

275 Seventh Avenue, 12th Floor, Manhattan

929-266-7737

Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

PEP starter medication is available 24 hours a day by calling Mount Sinai’s PEP hotline at 929-266-7737.

NYC Health + Hospitals — Elmhurst

79-01 Broadway
Elmhurst, Queens

718-334-3701

Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

New York Presbyterian — Project STAY/VC4

622 West 168th Street, Manhattan

917-580-1682

Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

New York Presbyterian — Harkness Pavillion

180 Fort Washington Avenue, Harkness Pavillion, Sixth Floor, Manhattan

917-580-1682

Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

New York Presbyterian — Farrell Clinic

610 West 158th Street, Manhattan

917-580-1682

Thursday, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

New York Presbyterian — Center for Special Studies — Baker 24

53 West 23rd Street, Sixth Floor, Manhattan

917-580-1682

Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

New York Presbyterian — The Center for Special Studies

525 East 68th Street, 24th Floor, Manhattan

917-580-1682

Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

STAR Health Center at SUNY Downstate Medical Center — University Hospital of Brooklyn

470 Clarkson Avenue, Suite J, Brooklyn

347-909-1680

Monday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Staten Island University Hospital

392 Seguine Avenue, Staten Island

718-226-2642

Monday and Wednesday, 8 a.m. to noon; Tuesday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Thursday and Friday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Information for Providers

If you are a health care provider, see our resources for medical providers offering PrEP and Emergency PEP services in NYC. If you are a clinic with experience in providing PrEP or Emergency PEP and would like to be listed on the NYC Health Map, email HIVStatusNeutral@health.nyc.gov.

Clinic Feedback

After you visit a PrEP/PEP clinic, you can share your comments or concerns by emailing HIVStatusNeutral@health.nyc.gov. We greatly appreciate your feedback. It helps us maintain our list of professional and efficient clinics for New Yorkers.

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