Physician Referral and Health Information

Physician Referral

Whether you're looking for a personal physician or specialist or want to know if a physician accepts your insurance, assistance is a phone call away.

Rush Oak Park Hospital's referral representatives often can help you schedule your first appointment with a primary care doctor or specialist. Many physicians here are top medical experts and most are on the staffs of both Rush Oak Park Hospital and Rush University Medical Center.

Let Rush Oak Park Hospital Do Your Legwork

Rush Oak Park Hospital's Physician Referral Representatives are available at 708-660-INFO (4636) between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. They can quickly access a profile of each participating physician, which may include:

  • Educational background
  • Medical experience, and any specialties or areas of experience
  • Accepted insurance plans, fees and methods of payment accepted
  • Office location(s) and hours
  • Any partners, if physician is part of a group
  • Languages spoken

After checking your needs against the Rush Oak Park Hospital database, the representative will tell you about the doctors that meet your expressed criteria. If you prefer, the representative can even contact the doctor's office via a conference call and help you set up your first appointment.

In addition to assisting you with finding the right physician, Rush Oak Park Hospital's representatives can register you for health education programs, screenings and support groups, or sign you up for the quarterly newsletter: Discover ROPH. For a list of upcoming events and programs, click here.

For more information, call 708-660-INFO (4636).