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Referral Protocol

To make a referral to MUSC Children's Hospital, call MEDULINE at 800-922-5250 or 843-792-2200. Be sure to have the following information available:

  • Referring physician's full name, address and telephone number(s).
  • Patient's full name, address and telephone number(s) and guardian information, if applicable.
  • A brief medical history of the patient, including medical procedures you have already completed.
  • Patient's insurance information or information on who or which organization will accept financial responsibility for the patient's treatment.

Please ask your patient to bring the following:

  • Results from medical procedures already completed.
  • Complete information on insurance coverage or appropriate verification from the person or organization accepting financial responsibility for the patient.

Attending of the Day
An "attending of the day" schedule has been initiated to ensure referring physicians ready access during normal business hours to an attending physician for most departments. Call MEDULINE to reach the "attending of the day."