Patient Referrals to Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Physician Referral Service and Patient Appointments
Our trained coordinators can facilitate consultations and second opinions. If you are unsure of which Brigham and Women's physician to contact, the coordinator can direct you to the appropriate faculty member. The Physician Referral Service is staffed Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm. After hours, you may leave a message which will be returned promptly on the next business day.
Online Form: Refer a Patient
Please use this secure form to request a new patient appointment with one of our physicians. Once the form is submitted, a trained coordinator will contact the patient to schedule an appointment. Referring physicians will be provided with the appointment details.
MDCONNECT (Inpatient Transfer Service)
MDCONNECT is a joint program of Brigham and Women's and Massachusetts General Hospital – founding tertiary care hospitals of Partners Healthcare System – and is a community physician's direct link to the transfer and transport services of these hospitals.
To transfer a patient to Brigham and Women's Hospital 24 hours a day, call toll-free:
1-877-MD-REFER or 1-877-637-3337
Press the number "2" for Brigham and Women's, and an MDCONNECT operator will facilitate all aspects of the transfer.
Online Referral at Physician Gateway
Make a referral and/or monitor the status of your patients who are receiving care from physicians at Partners HealthCare institutions with Physician Gateway.