More in this section:
Transfer Center

Sarasota Memorial Patient Transfer Center

941-917-3900

 

The Sarasota Memorial Transfer Center helps ensure the quick and smooth transfer of patients from other hospitals to Sarasota Memorial. Just one call to (941) 917-3900 initiates the transfer process. Specially trained registered nurses are available 24/7 to:

  • Facilitate physician-to-physician consultation.
  • Arrange for prompt placement of patient on the appropriate specialty care unit at Sarasota Memorial.

Who might need a hospital-to-hospital transfer?
Patients requiring advanced procedures and specialty care available at Sarasota Memorial Hospital, including stroke patients, women with high-risk pregnancies and/or premature or critically ill newborns, and other patients with complex and high-risk conditions.

How to initiate a hospital transfer:

  • Patients: Talk to your physician and ask to be transferred to your hospital of choice. If you are too sick, ask a family member to speak with your physician.
  • Physicians and clinicians: Click Here

Sarasota Memorial operates several state-of-the-art Mobile Intensive Care Units, specially equipped ambulances designed to respond on-demand to critically ill adult patients and at-risk expectant mothers/newborns who live in outlying communities. We also work with independent transport companies to arrange prompt, safe transfers.

Call our Transfer Center at (941) 917-3900.