Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery - For Referring Physicians

Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery - For Referring Physicians

The Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery team at Penn State Children’s Heart Group serves central Pennsylvania. Learn how to refer patients.

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How to refer patients

We’re pleased to provide a variety of services to health care professionals. Our website is one of them. You can access our medical library, clinical information, career opportunities and educational opportunities. We welcome your participation in our mission to provide world class health care to the people of our communities.

We make it easy to refer patients to us, and we’re available around the clock. To refer a patient during normal business hours, call our direct line.

After hours, page the Children's Heart Group physician on call through the hospital operator at 717-531-8521.

Other resources

Transport Services

Aeromedical transport for your patients is available through our Life Lion Helicopter service. Simply page the Children's Heart Group physician on call through the hospital operator at 717-531-8521, and they will arrange the transport.

Learn more about Life Lion helicopter service.

Telemedicine

The Children's Heart Group is dedicated to enhancing relationships and improving access to our services.  We offer online consultation to hospitals in the Mid-Atlantic. If you’re interested in having these services at your local hospital, please call toll free 866-CHG-CARE or 717-531-8674.