Access referral forms for each of our pediatric specialties, or call 903-526-0450 to request assistance. Our specialists work closely with referring physicians to assure that each patient gets the very best care available based on their needs.
Important Phone Numbers for Referring Physicians
For emergency referrals, call 1-800-KID-HURT (1-800-543-4878)
Please have the following patient information ready:
- Patient's name and date of birth
- Reason for admission
- Admission type, such as observation or inpatient
- Special needs of patient, such as isolation or equipment
- Patient's medical history
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Referral/Admittance
Refer to our Level IV all-single room neonatal ICU which provides heart rate observation (HeRO) technology, ECMO and hypothermia therapies, as well as integrated cardiac monitoring, infant stroke, preemie care, and other critical neonatal medical conditions.
To refer to Cook Children's NICU, please contact Teddy Bear Transport:
Our highly skilled physicians cover more than 30 specialties and subspecialties which allows your patients to receive outstanding care, all in one place. Our International Patient Services team will review each case and recommend the best treatment plan for a child visiting Cook Children's.
If you'd like to refer an international patient, need assistance or have questions, our staff is here to help at +1-682-885-INTL (+1-682-885-4685).
Quick Reference Guide and Specialty Contacts
For a listing of referral contacts by department you can view, download and/or print our quick reference contact guide by clicking here.
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