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Refer by Phone

Adults 
612-672-7000 or toll-free at 888-318-DOCS (3627)

Children 
Toll-free at 888-KIDS-UMN (888-543-7866)

Cancer Care
855-486-7226

Heart Care
612-365-5000 (also see Emergency Contacts below)

Refer Online

Complete our online referral form.

By Fax

Download a printable referral form and fax the completed form to 612-884-0659.


Emergency Contacts

24-Hour Physician Referral and Emergency Line
612-672-7575

University of Minnesota Health Aortic Center Emergency Triage Line
612-672-7575

Behavioral Health Emergency (Patients of Any Age) 
Patients are received at the West Bank Emergency Department, (West Building, 2312 S 6th St. at 23rd Avenue): 612-672-6600

Cardiology Patient Admissions and Transfers 
Arrange to admit or transfer one of your patients 24/7. Call the hospital in advance of the patient's arrival for direct hospital admission. Our cardiologists are available at:

    • University of Minnesota Medical Center: 612-672-7575
    • Fairview Southdale Hospital: 952-924-8000
    • Fairview Ridges Hospital: 952-892-2067

Coronary Emergency--STEMI Transfers
To arrange an emergent transfer for STEMI (ST elevated myocardial infarction)/acute coronary syndrome:

    • University of Minnesota Medical Center, East Bank: 612-672-7575
    • Fairview Southdale Hospital: 952-924-8000
    • Fairview Ridges Hospital: 952-892-2064 (M-F, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

24/7 Neonatal Transport or Physician Consultation 
612‑273‑7032

Pediatric Interhospital Critical Care Transport
1-888-UMN-KIDS (1-888-543-7866)
Ask to be connected with a bedside pediatric intensivist physician about hospital transport. Teams are dispatched within 30 minutes of alert, 24/7.

Stroke Emergency

Call access line 612-672-7575 and say “acute stroke.”


Information Needed to Schedule the Appointment

Please be prepared to provide the following information when you call for an appointment:

  • Patient's information (name, gender, address, phone number, date of birth)
  • Reason for the referral, symptoms and diagnosis (including services you would like us to provide)
  • Referring physician information (UPIN/NPI, physician name, clinic, phone and fax number, address, contact name)