University Hospitals Provider Value Network Strategists Provide Support for Referring Physicians and Staff

The provider value network team at University Hospitals is designed to provide valuable customer service to referring physicians and their staff, and to increase physician satisfaction. We connect referring physicians with our specialty services and advanced medical care, located at facilities across northern Ohio. We are dedicated to working with referring physicians to develop and maintain solid relationships with UH.

Provider Value Network Services

Our team of provider value network strategists are available to:

  • Provide information and education on new programs and services
  • Work with referring physicians and their staff to address issues or areas of concern in order to help ease the process of referring a patient to our health system for care
  • Serve as a liaison between the University Hospitals system and community physicians and providers
  • Help referring physicians and their staff obtain timely follow-up information on their patients and return them to the referring physicians for follow up care
  • Arrange a personal meeting with a UH specialist
  • Arranging speakers for CME events, tumor boards, grand rounds, and symposiums

To arrange a hospital transfer, please call the UH Transfer Referral Center at 216-844-1111.

To refer a patient directly please call 877-234-9343.

Contact Us

Referring physicians and their staff can contact us with any questions they may have, for referral assistance, or to schedule a meeting. Please call 216-286-9024 or email us at If you are a patient of University Hospitals with a question or issue, or wanting to request medical records, please contact UH Central Scheduling at 877-234-9343.