Referrals and consultations
The easiest way for community providers to contact a University of Kentucky specialist for referrals or consultations is by contacting UK HealthCare's medical call center, UK•MDs:
You may also print and fax the form and other pertinent patient information such as demographics and a copy of the insurance card to 859-257-6325. Our call agents will direct your patient referral to the appropriate scheduler and clinical area to make the appointment.
Emergency transport services
UK Dispatch Services will facilitate an adult, pediatric or neonatal emergency transfer via air medical or ground EMS, call 800-777-8537. For newborn and pediatric emergency transport, Kentucky Kids Crew is available 24/7. You may also call UK·MDs 800-888-5533 (in Lexington, 859-257-5522 and ask for dispatch services.