Referring Made Easier
Pocono Health System Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care accepts new patients at any time. Referrals can be made by physicians, hospital staff, community agencies, or by patients, family members, friends and neighbors.
Simply call us to determine how we can meet your health care needs.
Physicians & Medical Staff
We welcome your referrals and the opportunity to serve your patients. A Registered Nurse will take your verbal orders and start our intake process. A referral can now take place in as little as 5 minutes.
The following is a list of information we will need when making a referral:
- Patient Name, Address and Phone Number
- Insurance Info.
- Patient's Attending Physician
- Physician Address and Phone Number
- Diagnosis & Physician Orders
When your patients need expert home health care, compassionate hospice care or assistance with daily activities, call our referral line at (570) 421-5390. Business hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm but we are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please leave a message for our on-call nurse if it is after-hours