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Patient Education Resources

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Health Information for Patients and Families

The Stabins Wellness Information Center at Rochester General Hospital offers confidential answers to your medical questions. We will mail or e-mail the information to your home. 

Ask a Medical Librarian request information for patients, families, and the public

Call 585-922-9355​  Our medical librarians provide reliable, easy to understand health information. 

This library service is available to the Greater Rochester community free of charge. 

We provide information, not medical advice.  Please consult with your physician to discuss specific concerns. This service is open to people who live in Monroe, Livingston, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, Wyoming or Yates counties. Please read our privacy notice before submitting questions.

Hours and Location

Hours:        Monday - Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm 

Phone:        595-922-9355

Toll-free:     855-922-9355

Location:    Werner Medical Library 
Rochester General Hospital
1425 Portland Avenue
Rochester, NY 14621

Located in the Werner Medical Library. Park in the Portland Avenue Garage.
Take the parking garage elevators to the Ground Floor. 

From the Ground Floor, take the Gray Elevators to 1st floor.
Turn right. At the wall, turn right. The library is down the hall on your left.

Your Librarian

Mary Ann Howie, M.L.S.'s picture
Mary Ann Howie, M.L.S.


Rochester Regional Health provides online information as a community service. This site is an educational resource.  It does not take the place of advice or recommendations from your doctor. If you have or suspect you have a health problem, please contact a health care professional.

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