At Hopkins Children’s, the following services are available to referring physicians:
Hopkins Access Line (HAL): Provides around-the-clock help to physicians for everything from consultations to patient transfers. If you are a physician and wish to talk to a HAL representative, call: 410-955-9444 (Baltimore area and international calls) or 1-800-765-5447 (continental United States)
Pediatric Critical Care Transport: The Pediatric Critical Care Transport Team at Hopkins is a safe, efficient resource for transporting pediatric patients with access to numerous specialty services at Hopkins Children's Center, the pediatric Emergency Department, and pediatric ICU. Call 410-955-9444
Johns Hopkins USA: A single point of contact to help you identify the appropriate specialist for patients who reside outside of Maryland. To speak with a Johns Hopkins USA representative, please call our toll-free number, 1-855-695-4872 or email JHUSA@jhmi.edu.
Johns Hopkins Online Physician Directory: A comprehensive online directory where you can find a Johns Hopkins physician by name or specialty. You can also search by location, language and gender to find a doctor that is right for your patient. You will be able to browse physicians’ education and training background, as well as areas of expertise and certification.
Access to Your Patient's Records: Our Office of Referring Physicians ensures that all documents, including inpatient discharge summaries and outpatient clinic notes are sent to referring physicians in a timely manner. You can also have secure online access to your patients’ records one day after the patient’s visit to Johns Hopkins. For more information, please visit our web site, or call 410-502-2737 or 800-759-7734.
Important Phone Numbers
- Admitting: 410-955-6190
- Emergency Department: 410-955-7330
- Hopkins Children’s Emergency Services patient information: 410-955-5680
- International Patient Services: 410-502-7683
- Johns Hopkins USA for Out-Of-Town Patients: 1-855-695-4872 (toll free)
- Medical Records: 410-955-6043
- Physician Referrals: 410-955-9444 or 1-800-765-5447
- PICU Consultation or Transport: 410-955-9444 or 1-410-502-2961