For Health Professionals

At UCSF Medical Center, our partnership with health professionals in the community is key to our success. To help you access our services, we have information about how to make referrals, get consultations and transfer patients and access our continuing education programs.

Please use our referral form to provide information about your patients.

Physician Liaison Service

For assistance finding a doctor, please contact:
Phone: (800) 444-2559

Access Center

UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital and the Center for Mothers and Newborns have streamlined the process for transferring, transporting and admitting maternal, neonatal and pediatric patients. Call the toll-free number for the Access Center to refer, transport and transfer patients.
Phone: (877) UC-CHILD or (877) 822-4453

Medical Staff Membership

For information about obtaining hospital privileges at UCSF Medical Center, visit the Medical Staff Office Web site.


Learn about Nursing at UCSF Medical Center, including nursing teams by department, career opportunities and staff development.

Education and Training

The University of California, San Francisco is a graduate health sciences university, known for its excellence in educating and training. Its schools of dentistry, medicine, nursing and pharmacy all rank among the nation's most prestigious.

See information about continuing education.


A directory of UCSF clinical trials contains information from the National Institutes of Health database. Information about research in general and other UCSF resources also is available online.


Learn about the Office of Telemedicine at UCSF and programs that use telecommunications to improve access to health care.

Related Information

Contact Us

Physician Liaison Service
Phone: (800) 444-2559
Fax: (415) 353-4395

Physician Referral Directory
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