Referrals to the Center for Acute Respiratory Failure

Referrals to the Center for Acute Respiratory Failure

  1. Call 1-800-NYP-STAT
  2. A nurse trained in evaluating emergent/urgent transfers will answer your call.
  3. Depending on your needs, the nurse will direct the call to our triage or ECMO teams.

The Referral Process for patients requiring ECMO

  1. Call 1-800-NYP-STAT
  2. A nurse trained in evaluating emergent/urgent transfers will answer your call.
  3. ECMO Nurse Practitioners and Critical Care physicians will evaluate the case.
  4. If accepted, the team will send you a packet of information, including a checklist to help you prepare the patient for transfer.
  5. Our team will remain available to you and your team throughout the transfer process.