Transfer and Clinical Discussions for Patients with Urgent and Complex Conditions

As part of Johns Hopkins Medicine, Johns Hopkins Health System seeks to improve the health of the community and the world by setting the standard of excellence and providing patient-centered medicine to prevent, diagnose and treat human illness. Johns Hopkins providers and staff collaborate with health care professionals around the globe to care for patients with time-critical or complex conditions.

Johns Hopkins Access Line (HAL) physician referral coordinators work with referring and accepting physicians to best meet the needs of patients. The HAL team works closely with experienced clinical expeditors and medical transportation coordinators to manage the rapid and safe transfer of patients to Johns Hopkins Health System hospitals.

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HAL allows outside or referring physicians to speak with a physician in any department within the Johns Hopkins Health System 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

To request a transfer evaluation, call 800-765-5447, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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For appointments, please call 410-955-5000 (adults) or 410-955-2000 (pediatrics) or 855-695-4872 (outside Maryland).