Patient Transfer Procedures
The Silver Cross Neuroscience Institute receives transfers for tertiary neurology, neurosurgical and endovascular surgical treatment options.
Physicians can transfer a patient 24/7 to Silver Cross by calling 1-877-XFER SCH (1-877-933-7724).
Primary Care physicians and ICU nurses will accept the patient on behalf of the Silver Cross Neuroscience Institute. Transportation will be arranged by the referring hospital.
Physicians will need to provide the following information:
1. Transferring Physician Name
2. Transferring Facility
3. Primary Diagnosis
4. Reason for Transfer
5. Clinical Findings
6. Callback Number
7. Transport Mode (air or ground)