Refer a Patient to Southcoast Health
Southcoast Health has a network of exceptional physicians and hospitals that are qualified to go above and beyond to meet the needs of our patients. If you would like to refer your patient to a specialist in southeastern Massachusetts or Rhode Island, we have the resources necessary for a smooth transition.
Referring to a Southcoast Physician Practice
Contact the physician practice or service location directly to learn more about referring a patient.
Referral to a Southcoast Hospital
Our bed placement coordinator facilitates placement and movement for all patients and upholds the policies and guidelines across the hospital system. The coordinator also serves as a liaison for physicians, admitting staff and care coordination teams so that the patient receives optimal care.
The transfer center facilitates:
- Patient admission
- Patient discharge
- Intra-hospital and interfacility transfer processes
If you are a physician or staff member looking to arrange bed placement for a patient in Fall River, New Bedford, Wareham, MA, or a surrounding area, contact our transfer center, which is open 24/7:
Toll Free Phone: 1-855-659-9090
Southcoast Health accepts doctor referrals for patients throughout the South Coast region.