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Referrals to Akron Children's

Thank you for choosing Akron Children’s Hospital as your health care partner. We appreciate the opportunity to collaborate with you in the care of your patients.

Admitting a patient

Pediatric, burn and maternal patients 800-221-5437 (KIDS)
Neonatal patients  
  • Akron

  • Mahoning Valley
Psychiatric patients 330-543-7472
EMS calls and transfers 330-543-8995


Referring a Patient for Outpatient Specialty Care:      

Submit a referral order via Epic  
Submit a referral order online  
Call the Appointment Center 330-543-2778
       Mon-Fri: 7 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Sat-Sun: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.  
Fax the Appointment Center 330-543-6071
A scheduler from the Appointment Center will call your patient within 1-2 business days after receipt of your referral order to schedule an appointment.








Ordering a Radiology Procedure:

Complete the Radiology Order Sheet and fax to 330-543-3250 prior to scheduling for all locations. When possible, include the prior authorization number to ensure prompt scheduling.  
Schedule a procedure by calling:  330-543-8300 or 1-866-323-1589



Contacting a Provider:

Call our operators to page the on-call provider:
  • Akron Campus
330-543-1000 / 800-262-0333             
  • Beeghly Campus
Send a message via EpicCare Link  
Consult our list of Departments & Programs or Find a Provider


We welcome your input. If you have any questions or concerns about our services, please contact your physician liaison.

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