We are pleased to accept your referral! The University of Illinois Hospital participates in many insurance plans. We will help guide your patients through the referral process.

Physicians who wish to refer a patient can call 312-355-4300 or the physician can call and speak with one of our physicians, nurse practitioners, or nurses at 312-996-2061.

Nurse Practitioner/Nurse

  • Ester Trinos, NP, MSN
  • Susana Asuncion, RN, BSN
  • Denia Rivo, RN

Having this information in advance may allow us to expedite appointment time, diagnosis, and treatment recommendations:

  1. Patient demographics and insurance information
  2. Referring physician information
  3. Medical records including imaging study films/disk and medications

We will make every effort to see referred patients within one week. We will also try to communicate with referring physician and fax records of our recommendation.

For physician-to-physician communication and consultation or to efficiently and safely transfer patients to the University of Illinois Hospital, please contact the Illinois Provider Access Line (IPAL), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at (855) 455-IPAL (4725)