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Making a referral

To access inpatient palliative care services (known within the hospital as K1E/K1C), please download the referral form, which is to be filled out by your health care practitioner/physician.

For information regarding wait times for a palliative care bed, please call the admissions coordinator at 416-480-6182.

Once complete, please fax to the Admissions for Palliative Care Office: 416-480-6118

Download answers to freqently asked questions about the referral form.

Location and contact

Palliative care unit admissions (K1E/K1C)

For Palliative Care Unit Referrals.
Please refer to Making A Referral
Phone: 416-480-6182
Fax: 416-480-6118

Palliative care consult team

For inpatient consultations and ambulatory care clinic visits.
Please refer to Palliative Care Consult Team
Phone: 416-480-6100 ext. 67255
Fax: 416-480-5146
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

If you have any questions regarding palliative care referrals and resources, please do not hesitate to contact us.

For urgent matters outside of business hours, please call locating at 416-480-4244 and ask the operator to page the "on-call palliative care physician/consultant".

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