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Patient Referrals: How to Refer a Patient

Refer a Patient
Phone Number
Call 800.552.3723

As a provider, you can make patient referrals, for adults or children, by:

Some specialties require you to fax a specific form.

Why Make Patient Referrals to UVA?

Consistently rated the #1 hospital in Virginia, UVA Health offers robust academic medicine and leading-edge research. Many of our treatments are unique to the region. 

When you refer a patient to UVA, you can:

Learn more about our School of Medicine research and education programs.

Stay Up to Speed & In the Know

We offer a number of ways for you to stay current in your profession, including:

Use your phone: Download the UVA Doctors app for Apple or Android.

Visitor Guidelines

Clinics & COVID-19 Patients: No Visitors 

For adult clinic appointments or those in the hospital with COVID-19:

  • No one can come with you into clinic buildings
  • No visitors at the bedside of COVID-19 cases
  • The care team can allow standard exceptions 

In Hospital, ED, & Procedures: 1 Visitor

For adults in the hospital, emergency department, or having medical procedures:

  • Only 1 visitor allowed at a time
  • Two visitors can be designated
  • The care team can allow standard exceptions

Virtual Options: Connect From a Distance

When you can't visit in person, you can still:

Visitor Guidelines

Clinics & COVID-19 Patients: No Visitors 

For adult clinic appointments or those in the hospital with COVID-19:

  • No one can come with you into clinic buildings
  • No visitors at the bedside of COVID-19 cases
  • The care team can allow standard exceptions 

In Hospital, ED, & Procedures: 1 Visitor

For adults in the hospital, emergency department, or having medical procedures:

  • Only 1 visitor allowed at a time
  • Two visitors can be designated
  • The care team can allow standard exceptions

Virtual Options: Connect From a Distance

When you can't visit in person, you can still: