Refer an adult patient

Inpatient transfer to Barnes-Jewish Hospital: Call the Transfer Center at 314-747-3251 or toll free 800-252-3627. Assistance is available 24 hours a day / 7 days a week.

Outpatient referral: Referring providers may submit a Streamline Referral Request form or download a printable PDF, and a representative will facilitate your referral to our specialties. This is a centralized referral service. For questions, call 314-747-1000 or email

If you are sending patient information via email, please make sure to secure/encrypt that information. You may also fax the information securely to 314-273-0440.

To obtain a free copy of our Guide to Clinical Services that includes our physician listings, office locations and appointment phone numbers, please email your request to

Reach a specialist on-call at Barnes-Jewish Hospital: Call 800-252-3627.

Refer a pediatric patient

Pediatric inpatient transfer to St Louis Children’s Hospital: Call Children’s Direct at 800-678-4357. Assistance is available 24 hours a day / 7 days a week.

Pediatric outpatient referral: Call Children’s Direct at 800-678-4357. To request a directory of outpatient clinical services at St Louis Children’s Hospital, email Children’s Direct at

Reach the specialist on-call: Call 800-678-4357.

National referrals

Adult patients: Call the BJC Transfer Center at 800-252-3627

Pediatric patients: Call Children’s Direct at 800-678-4357. They will help with medical management and family accommodations, if needed.


For help finding a physician, call one of the numbers below.

Adults: 314-867-3627 or 314-TOP-DOCS

Children: 314-454-5437 (KIDS)