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Referrals / Specialty Care

Your primary care physician is your best resource for evaluating your condition and directing you to an appropriate specialist if needed. Please note:

Do I need a referral to see a specialist?

Depending on if you have Medicare or a PPO, some specialists will require a referral.

How do I know my referral is approved?

Please log in to your MyChart portal to check status of the referral.

How long does it take for my referral to be processed?

It will take approximately five to seven business days to process your referral.

Where can I get a copy of my referral?

You can access a copy of your referral from your MyChart portal. If you experience difficulty accessing the referral please contact your doctor’s office.

Follow up on a previously submitted referral through your MyChart portal. Please contact your primary care office if you have not received a response within seven days of your request.