Department of Referring Physician Relations
This department is here to ensure you receive reliable assistance, high-quality service and the timely communications necessary to assist your patients who are being treated at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center. We are in daily contact with Lahey's medical and administrative departments and are available to facilitate any request for assistance. Please be assured that we will provide you with timely communication regarding care, and direct access to our specialists for any questions or concerns.
Active communications between you and the many patient care specialists at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center are essential for the highest level of patient care. We are committed to providing you with the following key services:
• Physician accessibility for pre-referral discussion
• Prompt follow-up communication
• Assistance with post-surgical/consult care questions
Please help us by reminding your patients to inform our physicians that they want consultation reports and other notes sent to you as the referring physician. Feel free to let us know if you need something we have not provided.