Children’s of Mississippi welcomes physician referrals and offers several easy ways to make a referral and transfer or admit a patient to Batson Children’s Hospital.
We have experienced specialists and subspecialists covering a broad scope of pediatric care. It is our policy to keep referring physicians fully up to date on their patients’ progress, and discharge patients back to their providers with complete information for effective continuity of care.
Physicians or their staff can call 855-984-KIDS to refer a patient for:
8am-5pm CST, Monday-Friday
For emergent pediatric referrals, call 888-UMC-2345. Specialized pediatric ground transport and AirCare air transport are available.
Physicians can download the UMMC 4Referrals mobile app for Apple® or Android® mobile devices. The app lists current UMMC providers by specialty and allows referring physicians and their staff to handle referrals for clinic appointments, critical care triage, emergency care, inpatient transfers, and to contact on-call providers. It can also be filtered to show Children’s providers only.
Get instructions for access to the app.
uView is a secure online portal connecting providers and other health professionals to the UMMC network. Health professionals enrolled in uView are able to access Epic to request referrals, place orders, and review electronic medical records (EMR).
Referring physicians can submit an online request for a consultation or appointment with a specific physician or specialty on our Physician Referrals page.
If you have questions or suggestions, contact us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.