Physician Resources

Hospital-to-Hospital Transfers

Appointment New Patient Appointment or 214-645-8300

Offered exclusively to physicians and hospital staff, UT Southwestern Medical Center's hospital-to-hospital patient transfer service provides a seamless transition of patient care, including emergency and complex cases.

With one call to our hospital-to-hospital transfer hotline, a referring physician or staff member can talk with our intake services staff, house supervisors, on-call physicians, and others.

Hospital-to-Hospital Transfer Hotline

Call 877-645-0911 to speak with UT Southwestern physicians, nurses, or staff, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Patient Status Communication

Throughout the patient’s stay at UT Southwestern, referring physicians are kept informed of their patient’s status and are notified if there are any changes to the transfer plan.

Maternal-Fetal Transport Hotline

Our maternal-fetal transport hotline provides 24-hour, direct physician-to-physician contact for high-risk obstetrical cases. Physicians should call 877-887-9MFM (877-887-9636) to arrange transportation of patients to the maternal-fetal medicine specialists at William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital.

For nonurgent, nonemergency problems, please call 214-645-3837.