Advanced Care for Your Patient

Providing the highest quality care is important to you. That includes being able to make referrals to the specialists of your choice at Lehigh Valley Health Network. Our goal is to communicate and collaborate with you when you refer your patients. 

888-402-LVHN (5846)

It’s the only number you need to know to schedule a diagnostic test. We’ll also transfer you to the person who can best meet your needs when necessary.

Hours: Monday through Friday 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Access for Physicians


Hospital Main Numbers:

One-call Transfer (24/7): 610-402-6100 or 800-280-5524 (Fax: 610-402-1696)

Learn more about one-call transfer.

Critical care – air and ground transfer:  For emergent transfer of patients, LVHN–MedEvac serves the regions of northeastern, southeastern and central Pennsylvania with helicopters and critical care ambulances. Use of MedEvac for routine transports is also possible and is made available on a case-by-case basis.

One-call Direct Admit (24/7):

  • LVH–Cedar Crest: 610-402-6100, option 1
  • LVH–Muhlenberg: 610-402-6100, option 1
  • LVH–17th Street: 610-402-6100, option 1
  • LVH–Hazleton: 570-501-4000
  • LVH–Pocono: 570-420-5854
  • LVH–Schuylkill: 570-621-7002 (ask to speak with hospitalist on duty)

Pediatric Admissions (24/7):

  • Lehigh Valley Reilly Children's Hospital: 610-402-6100 or 800-280-5524 (Fax: 610-402-1696)
  • LVH–Schuylkill: 570-789-3678

Physician Consultation and Referral: 800-584-2040 Hours: 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Our surgeons perform routine and advanced procedures, including many minimally invasive and laparoscopic procedures.

To schedule operating room (OR) for urgent same-day surgical cases:

  • LVH–Cedar Crest: 610-402-8686
  • LVH–Muhlenberg: 484-884-2439, 6:30 a.m.– 6 p.m.
  • LVH–17th Street: 610-969-2231 until 11 p.m.; answering machine 11 p.m. – 4:30 a.m.
  • LVH–Hazleton: 
    • Monday through Friday
      • 7:30 a.m.–4 p.m. – 570-501-4167 (LVH–Hazleton scheduling office) and 570-501-4062 (LVH–Hazleton OR charge phone)
      • 4–5:30 p.m.–570-501-4062 (LVH–Hazleton OR charge phone)
      • 5:30 p.m.–7 a.m. – 570-501-4191 (LVH–Hazleton Nursing Supervisor)
    • Saturday and Sundays 570-501-4191 (LVH–Hazleton Nursing Supervisor)

  • LVH–Pocono: 570-422-8229, 7 a.m.–3:30 p.m. Voicemail: 3:30 p.m.–7 a.m.
  • LVH–Schuylkill: Please send patient to the emergency room or call surgical practice directly. The surgical practice will reach out to hospital surgery department.


For Epic-related questions, please call the Information Services Help Desk at 610-402-8303.

For MyLVHN-related questions, please call 844-4MY-LVHN (844-469-5846).

Want a tour of our facilities? Please call 888-402-LVHN (5846).