Please note, patient visitors will be limited to no more than one for the patient’s entire hospital stay or visit. Children under the age of 18 will no longer be allowed as visitors. For more information on our ongoing response to COVID-19 in Gainesville, Jacksonville, and Central Florida, visit our coronavirus website.Click to learn more
When you call the UF Health Patient Access Center, our service representatives can connect your call to any physician's practice within UF Health in Gainesville.
Hours of Operation
The UF Health Physician - Patient Access Center is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The center is closed on holidays. After-hours, non-urgent messages are taken by our inhouse answering service. Urgent requests are handled immediately by UF Health operators.
To make a referral, schedule an appointment, or for more information, please call 352-265-5555.
The UF Health Shands Hospital Transfer Center is a service designed to provide an easier and more efficient way for referring physicians to transfer their patients to UF Health Shands Hospital.
Transfer Center staff can be reached at 800-XTRANSFER or 352-265-0559.