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Office of Referring Physician Relations (OPR)

The Office of Referring Physician Relations (OPR) consists of four departments:

  • MedCall
  • Outreach Liaisons
  • Data Services
  • Hospital Operators (for select facilities)

MedCall: Patient Transfers and Consults

  • Facilitates urgent and non-urgent transfers
  • Referrals within UPMC and outlying hospital systems
  • Provide consult services between facilities
  • Telemedicine services

Learn more about UPMC MedCall

Data Services

In conjunction with UPMC Physician Services Division, OPR provides data services. Data Services provides new referring physician information, current referring physician information, and UPMC personnel information to the UPMC system through HR Direct information feeds. This information is used in Central Logic to facilitate transfers and in MedTrak which delivers on-call schedules.

MedTrak Inquiries: E-mail Schedules On-Call:

YOU are responsible for keeping your information current. Please update cellphones, office numbers, and/or other critical information via HR Direct.

Forget how? E-mail Physician Relations:

Outreach Liaisons

  • Build relationships
  • Customer service and satisfaction
  • Promote UPMC doctors and services
  • Market UPMC Affiliate Practice Solutions

Learn more about Outreach Liaisons

Hospital Operators