• Patient Transfers for Providers

    As a caregiver, you strive to provide the best possible care for your patients. Wellmont Health System is here to help you do just that. We understand transferring patients can be time-consuming and frustrating for you and your office staff, as well as for your patients and their families. That's why Wellmont has streamlined the transfer process for providers.

    One phone number for your patient transfer needs

    Our medical specialists deliver superior health care with compassion, and we encourage you to seek us out when your patients require the enhanced services only available at a tertiary medical center.

    For patient transfers, there's only one number you need to know: 1-866-582-4220.

    How easy is it to transfer a patient?


    • Call the Wellmont MD Connection at 1-866-582-4220.
    • Speak with a patient transfer coordinator, who will facilitate the process by locating an accepting physician and remaining in contact with you.
    • The transfer coordinator will then stay on the line with you and the accepting physician, recording the necessary patient information to be communicated to the nursing staff at your patient's transfer location.

    Our transfer process makes it easier for you to get your patients the care they need. We appreciate your referrals, and we value the trust you - and your patients - place in us.