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Lifeline: Transfer a Patient from Hopkins

Transfer a Patient from within
Hopkins to another facility: 
C
ontact the HAL line at 5-5447
and provide the following information:

        Please provide the name and pager number of the staff 
        member that is requesting the transport (nurse, social worker).

  1. Date and Time of transport.
  2. Patient Demographics
  3. Pick up location and full address of the destination with phone number to the receiving floor.
  4. Transport Information:  Is this a one way trip? Multiple Trips? etc.
  5. Level of Care:  BLS, ALS, CCT, Wheel Chair, By Airplane?
  6. Non-Medical Transport by Taxi, Sedan, Executive Sedan?
  7. Medical Information:  Admitting/Discharge Diagnosis, Medications, IV's, O2, Isolation, Cardiac Monitor, Restraints, State DNR with Cert, Weight of patient, and any Steps?
  8. For a Medicare Patient, can patient sit up?  YES or NO.
  9. Patient Insurance - Primary, Secondary and Payment Information.
  10. Yellow Taxi Transports: Account number for ALL transports with and authorized caller name from the referring department.
  11. All medical transports can be paid by Check, Cash or Credit Card. 
  12. A Lifeline Communications Staff member will then call the floor and provide ETA
    or provide futher information as needed.

IF A PATIENT IS NOT GOING TO ANOTHER IN-PATIENT FACILITY (SUCH AS GOING HOME), THE LIFELINE COMMUNICATIONS OFFICE CAN BE CONTACTED DIRECTLY AT
410-614-7777 FOR TRANSPORTATION ARRANGEMENTS
.

 

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Whether crossing the country or the globe, we make it easy to access world-class care at Johns Hopkins.

U.S. 1-410-464-6713 (toll free)
International +1-410-614-6424

 

 
 
 
 
 

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