Referrals Policy

To Clarify Palmetto Pediatric Referrals Policy
  • Palpeds is responsible for initiating action on all referrals within 72 hours.
  • If Dr deems referral to be urgent, referral will be done at that office.
  • Patient is responsible for providing current insurance and phone numbers where patient can be most easily reached from 8:00am to 5pm.
  • Patient is responsible for providing current insurance and phone numbers where patient can be most easily reached from 8:00am to 5pm.
  • Palpeds is responsible for obtaining insurance authorization when necessary.
  • Palpeds is responsible for notifying patient of appt time, place, and doctor either by mail or phone. Please allow one week before calling us.
  • Palpeds is responsible for returning patient calls within 24 hours. If your phone call is not returned within 24 hours, please call 788-6146 ext 214 or 348-3804.
  • Patient is responsible for follow-up with referred Doctor once Palpeds has notified patient the first time of the appt.
Downtown Office

803-779-4001

Harbison Office

803-732-0140

Northeast Office

803-788-4886

Blythewood Office

803-788-6360

Lexington Office

803-358-2370