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Pain Service Referrals

The processes for referring a patient to the Acute Pain Service and the Complex Pain Service are different; please see below.

Referrals form

Referrals process

Acute Pain Service 

  1. We provide this service to inpatients only.
  2. Phone or page for a referral:
    • Phone extension 2161 (hospital paging) and ask for the Acute Pain Service physician on call
    • Page the Acute Pain Service Nurse Clinician at 410-2196

Complex Pain Service

  1. You can refer children and adolescents under age 17 with complex chronic pain conditions.
  2. Download and complete the complex pain referral form (see above). 
  3. Fax the form to us with a referral letter and relevant reports.
  4. We process referrals in the order they are received, and then the Complex Pain Service team triages the referrals.
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