Refer a Patient

Texas Children’s Hospital welcomes the opportunity to partner with you to provide outstanding care to your patients. The resources in this section are provided to simplify your access to our healthcare network. We welcome your input and constructive feedback to make this section work better for the needs of you and your patients.

Need help? Please contact the Texas Children’s Hospital Provider Connect team. 


Refer a Patient

If you do not have access to Epic or EpicCare Link, you can fill out one of our online or PDF forms to submit your referral request. 



Accepted Insurance Plans


Admit a Patient

Admitting physician who needs to admit a patient?


Transport a Patient

Texas Children's Kangaroo Crew works with referring physicians to offer specialized care to premature infants, babies and children with serious or life-threatening conditions. Transport of a patient to Texas Children's on Kangaroo Crew must be requested by a physician.


COVID-19 Updates

Due to COVID-19, our Provider Connect representatives are receiving incoming inquiries via email or voicemail

You may 1) call the Provider Connect line and leave a voicemail or 2) or Email your name, call-back number, and a description of your question or need to providerconnect@texaschildrens.org

To protect patient privacy, please do not include patient-specific information in your email.

A specialist will promptly respond to your inquiry with a return call.


COVID-19 Update: Referrals -Texas Children’s continues to accept referrals. We are open and still providing care to patients who need us. New appointments are available, and at this time, many in-person visits are being converted to a phone or video appointment. If a patient’s appointment meets the criteria for a virtual visit, a clinic team member will contact the patient directly to provide more details. Thank you.

Children’s Hospital welcomes the opportunity to partner with you to provide outstanding care to your patients. The resources in this section are provided to simplify your access to our healthcare network. We welcome your input and constructive feedback to make this section work better for the needs of you and your patients.