How To Refer Patients
Most patients come to the UPMC Rehabilitation Institute by referral from a physician or other member of the treatment team, most often after a stay in an acute care hospital. Patients also may come from other settings, including long-term acute care or skilled nursing facilities.
The types of physicians who refer patients to the UPMC Rehabilitation Institute are varied.
Some of the most common referral sources include:
- Internal medicine
- Abdominal and thoracic transplantation
Call 1-877-AT-REHAB (28-73422) to refer a patient to any of the 11 inpatient UPMC Rehabilitation Institute facilities.
To refer your patients to one of the UPMC Rehabilitation Institute's transitional rehabilitation units, call the Central Admissions Office at 412-688-3900.