• Resources for all providers

    Medical Contact Center - UK-MDs

    • Our Medical Contact Center provides access to UK HealthCare specialists with one phone call and 24/7 access. To reach them call 1-800-888-5533. Call coordinators handle calls for emergent transfers, or consults from providers across Kentucky and adjoining states. The call coordinator will place the caller in contact with the appropriate available UK HealthCare physician to discuss the patient’s needs any time of day or night.
    • To find out more about the services UK-MDs has to offer, such as after-hours pediatric triage call Wanda Adkins 859-257-5426.
    • UK HealthCare faculty physicians may call UK-MDs to contact referring providers.
    • To make an online outpatient non-urgent patient referral please visit our secure referral form.

    Find a UK HealthCare specialist

    To find a UK HealthCare specialist or service you may call UK-MDs or go to our find our provider website: visit our provider search ». This link will give you information on our medical/surgical faculty, dentists and advanced practice providers. You may sort by specialty or by type of provider.

    Physician Liaison Program

    • The Physician Liaison Program has a team of outreach professionals dedicated to assisting providers with improving their knowledge about our specialists and clinical specialty services. Liaisons are able arrange for opportunities for networking, educational talk and visits with our faculty physicians. We also offer up-to-date educational talks for first responders and hospital emergency medicine staff. Please email karigg3@uky.edu to find out more information about this program.  

    Update your information

    • If you are new to UK HealthCare, please complete this form to create your physician profile.
    • If you already have a physician profile please use this form to keep your information up-to-date.
    • UK HealthCare providers, you may also find your profile and choose suggest a change to this page at the bottom. Or call UK-MDs at 859-231-9922 

    UK HealthCare providers professional photos

    • Each UK HealthCare provider who is involved in patient care is encouraged to obtain a professional photo through the Physician Liaison Program. This photo is used in the print directory and on our website. There is no cost to you or your department. You will be given digital copies of your photos. Nikki Sadler arranges for photo sessions at UK HealthCare several times per year please send an email to Nikki.sadler@uky.edu. We ask that you use our photographer for consistency throughout the web and printed directory.

    Other links

  • Advanced practice providers

    Advanced Practice Providers (APPs) are nationally certified and state licensed to provide diagnoses, treatments and follow-up. There is a strong representation of APPs across UK HealthCare, working in collaborative roles with physicians in all specialties of acute-care and clinical settings. The daily contributions by APPs to deliver “patient first,” high-quality health care is valued by physicians as well as by patients and their families.

    UK HealthCare’s Office for Advanced Practice serves as the professional home for nurse practitioners, nurse anesthetists, clinical nurse specialists, nurse midwives and physician assistants.

  • Physician Liaison Program

    Physician Liaisons are available to meet with physicians, nurse practitioners or physician assistants and their office staff throughout the region to discuss referrals to UK HealthCare faculty.

    The liaisons are also available to:  

    • Arrange for CME programs given by UK faculty at your facility or hospital 
    • Come to your office or hospital to discuss services offered by our clinical faculty
    • Demonstrate our secure web portal for referring physicians
    • Assist you with access, communication and service concerns
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  • MyUK Patients.org

    Do you need access to information about patients you refer to UK HealthCare? 

    Contact the Physician Liaison Program and request access to the UK Physician Portal.

  • Refer a patient 
    Call 859-257-6325 or 800-888-5533 
    or use our secure online referral form.
  • UK HealthCare 2015 Physician HandbookPhysician Handbook

    UK HealthCare’s Physician Handbook (PDF, 66 MB) for Patient Referral is a comprehensive directory of our departments and physicians.

    Printed copies of the referral directory have been mailed to all providers throughout the region. If you did not receive a copy or you would like additional directories please call 859-323-4845. You may also search UK HealthCare's online directory of departments.

    If you are a health care provider, call UK•MDs at 800-888-5533 for assistance in reaching a physician liaison or program director Karen Riggs. You may also view contact information for a specific physician liaison.

  • UK Genomics Core Laboratory


    The UK HealthCare Genomics Core Laboratory was established in 2015 as part of the UK HealthCare Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine and Markey Cancer Center’s Genomics initiative.

  • Today@UK HealthCare

    This video series from senior leadership allows employees spread far and wide the opportunity to hear leaders explain events, decisions and actions in their own words. Questions about these topics may be submitted to UKHCSLT@uky.edu.