Guide for Physicians Referring to the Palliative Care Clinic (Outpatient)

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Note: the Palliative Care Clinic only accepts referrals from UHN physicians for Princess Margaret cancer patients.

 

Referral Forms

Referral forms are available on the UHN intranet

Urgent Referral

If your patient needs immediate, urgent advice for symptom management, please fax a completed referral form to the Palliative Care Intake Office at 416 946 2866 and page the Palliative Care fellow on-call to discuss. Please note we generally can only provide urgent consultations until 4:00pm.

 

Standard Referral

To complete a standard referral process:

  1. Download and complete the Palliative Care Referral Form from the Intranet.
  2. Fax the completed form to the Palliative Care Intake Office at 416 946 2866.
  3. The office will contact you with the patient’s appointment information. You must then contact the patient to tell him/her about the appointment.
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Last reviewed: 6/30/2015
Last modified: 1/28/2020 6:19 AM