Bay Area Transfer Center Go-Live for ABSMC – Monday, September 3

Posted on Sep 5, 2018 in Announcements | 0 comments

Beginning Monday, September 3, all Alta Bates Summit Medical Center (ABSMC) Higher Level of Care transfer and transport service requests for Acute Hospital and ED patients will be managed by the Bay Area Transfer Center located in Novato.

For Lower Level of Care/Non-Acute transfers and transports there is no change in the workflow.  The staff will continue to call Sutter AMR, which is detailed in the Know Do Share.

Our goal is to provide a seamless transition of patients between Sutter Health affiliates and non-Sutter hospitals to provide timely acceptance of patient transfers into our hospitals.

Effective at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, September 3, call 1-888-637-2762 for

Higher Level of Care transfer and transport service requests for Acute Hospital and ED patients

The Bay Area Transfer Center is located in Novato – our team includes the following:

  • Director: Susie Hong
  • Manager: Sophia Hall
  • Medical Director: Lory Wiviott, MD
  • Nurses and Coordinators

Please use the attached Know Do Share to alert your frontline team who utilize the transfer center services. If you have questions, please contact Bay Area Transfer Center at 1-888-637-2762. Thank you.

REVISED Bay Are Transfer Center ABSMC Know Do Share

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