Our Transfer Center connects referring physicians directly with the accepting physician and bed placement to eliminate the frustrating maze of phone calls to get your patient transferred.
The Transfer Center is available by phone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide a centralized point of access and a seamless, well-coordinated transfer process for inter-facility transfers to Ascension Sacred Heart Pensacola.
After placing your phone call, our experienced transfer coordinator will handle the complete transfer process, including:
- Consulting with the accepting physician
- Arranging for a patient bed
- Taking admitting orders
- Communicating with nursing
- Arranging for patient transportation
- All other transfer needs
Please be ready to provide the following information when calling:
- Your name
- Referring physician and hospital
- Your phone number
- Service needed
- Patient name
- Basic patient condition