Referrals and Transfers

Our tools and services help make it easier to stay informed and effective and to access our specialized expertise and technology. We want every interaction with you or your patients to be positive and productive.


We value your trust and your time. When you refer a patient to Children's, we want the process to be as quick and convenient as possible. To find out more, see our referral guides:

Order pads and other resources

For additional forms and resources, choose from the list of specialties and clinics below.

Patient Transfers

Ensuring a smooth and convenient experience for you and safe, effective care for your patient is our professional and personal commitment. The link below provides tools and information to help you.

Contact Information

Children’s recognizes that sometimes complex navigation is needed to access healthcare services, and by using this easy-to-remember phone number, physicians can connect to anyone or any service within our organization. 404-785-DOCS is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week by a team of experienced Children’s representatives who will promptly answer your call, evaluate your needs, provide the services requested or route you to the appropriate area.

Call 404-785-DOCS (3627) to:

  • Access any Children’s service.
  • Reach a patient, employee or department at Children’s.
  • Collaborate on patient care.
  • Schedule a patient appointment or ancillary test.
  • Refer a patient to a Children’s Physician Group practice.
  • Speak to a Children’s Physician Group provider during business hours through our physician to physician service.

Physician to Physician Service
Physician to Physician is a service offering through 404-785-DOCS (3627). The goal of this service is to provide you with improved access to our Children’s Physician Group practices during business hours. A designated provider (physician or fellow) for each Children’s Physician Group practice will be available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Friday, excluding holidays, to respond to your clinical inquiry.

Coding Resources

ICD-10 resources

These resources can help ease the transition to ICD-10 codes.

Conference Resources

If you would like to request marketing support for an upcoming conference, you must fill out and submit the conference request form

Flu Resources

Keeping kids safe during flu season means encouraging all children and their families who are eligible to get an influenza vaccine. Below is a comprehensive list of downloadable resources to help you with flu prevention and treatment in your practice.

Visit our flu resource hub for more resources for your practice and your patients.

Children's and Emory Co-branded Resources and Research Guidelines

Co-branded Marketing Resources 

The following resources are available when presenting the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University brands together externally, including presentations by members of the Emory and Children's Pediatric Institute.  

Style Guide:

Email signatures: 

Business cards: place an order

Stationery: place an order

Poster presentations: place an order

PowerPoint templates: 

Lab coats: place an order from the Children's store 

Zoom backgrounds: 

For additional support contact Erin Singer.

Research Process and Guidelines 

The Children’s and Emory relationship facilitates leading-edge pediatric research, training and innovation so that Children’s can deliver unique care and the best outcomes possible for our patients and families. To maximize internal and external communications opportunities for both institutions, we have developed a formal research content review process for you to follow. This process should be followed closely for the submission and evaluation of all research stories originating from the Pediatric Institute.

Complete the research communications intake form

Once complete, e-mail any attachments to  

For additional support contact the marketing representative, Julie Jordan.