Admissions, Consults, Appointments and Referrals
To consult with a University Physician or refer a patient for admission, please call our toll-free referring provider line at (888) 884-MUDOC (6836).
- For STEMIs, admissions and emergent evaluations PRESS 1
- For Clinic appointments PRESS 2
- For Ancillary scheduling PRESS 3
The patient records fax line is 573-884-DOCS.
Admissions and Consults
MU Health Care on call staff members are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to assist you with patient admissions to Missouri Orthopaedic Institute, University Hospital, MU Women's and Children's Hospital, and Ellis Fischel Cancer Center's inpatient unit. Telephone consultation with attending physicians is also available.
Our qualified staff is available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, and have been trained to put you in touch with the appropriate physician or consultant in the department most suited to your patient's needs. The following information is required when scheduling your patient for an appointment with University Physicians:
- Patient's primary care provider
- Patient's full name (first name, middle initial and last name)
- Patient's social security number
- Patient's date of birth
- Patients' gender
- Patient's complete address
- Patient's day and evening telephone numbers
- Insurance information
Patients may call the clinic directly to schedule an appointment.
The Ancillary Scheduling Department is responsible for scheduling cardiac testing, neurophysiology lab, pulmonary function lab, and sleep study appointments at University of Missouri Health Care. The Ancillary Scheduling Department is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the exception of holidays.