Find contact information for making appointments, asking questions, and other general information at Penn State Children’s Hospital

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Find contact information for making appointments, asking questions, and other general information at Penn State Children’s Hospital. If you have an emergency, call 911.

Make an appointment

Call the CareLine to make an appointment or for general questions.

717-531-6955

For patients, families, and visitors

Hospital operator: 717-531-8521

  • Connect to hospital departments and service areas

CareLine: 717-531-6955 (locally) or 800-243-1455 (toll-free)

Outpatient pre-arrival: 717-531-8855

  • For patient registration, insurance verification, and financial evaluation

Patient concerns: 717-531-0003, extension 283499

Billing and insurance: 800-254-2619 or 717-531-5069

Medical records: 717-531-8055

For referring physicians and other health professionals

MD Network: 800-233-4082

Human resources: 717-531-8440

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