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PSPH Transfer Center

Faster, easier service for referring physicians and emergency departments

  • (866) 449-8559

What is the Transfer Center?

With one phone call, referring physicians and Transfer Center staff can determine if Providence St. Peter Hospital has an available bed and on-call specialist for your patient. We will coordinate the phone consultation with the on-call specialist and help you arrange the transfer. In most cases, you will have all the information you need to make a decision within 15 minutes.

What To Expect When You Call the Transfer Center

  • We are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
  • The Transfer Center will coordinate a phone consultation with you and the on-call specialists.
  • Transfer Center staff will stay on the line to help coordinate the transfer with you and the accepting PSPH physician.
  • You will receive decisions within 15 minutes in most cases.

When to Call the Transfer Center (866) 449-8559

Call the transfer center for your acute care inpatient transfers, including:

  • Critical Care
  • Neurosurgery
  • General Medical
  • General Surgical
  • Pediatrics

When To Call Directly to a Hospital Unit or the Emergency Center

  • Cardiology: Call the Emergency Center at (360) 493-7389
  • Family Birth Center: (360) 493-7027
  • Inpatient Psychiatry:
    Weekdays, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., page Dr. Chappell, (360) 971-5854
    After hours, (360) 493-7080 (inpatient unit) or (360) 493-7999 (crisis services)
  • Chemical Dependency:
    Weekdays, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., page Dr. Chappell, (360) 971-5854
    After hours, (360) 493-5064
  • Inpatient Rehab: (360) 493-7640