July 24, 2018


  • Mayo Clinic Psychiatry and Psychology at Mayo Clinic welcomes patient referrals to all of its programs and for comprehensive outpatient psychiatric evaluations. You may refer a patient in several ways:
    • Daytime. During business hours — 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday — contact the Psychiatry and Psychology Appointment Office at 507-266-5100.
    • Evenings and weekends. After business hours or for referrals not related to psychiatry, contact the Referring Physician Office at 800-533-1564 (toll-free), 24 hours a day, seven days a week. An appointment secretary will call the referring physician back between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Central time.

Arizona and Florida

  • Please note: Appointments in Psychiatry and Psychology are only available to patients who are referred by their Mayo Clinic physician.

Referring physician portal

We have a secure online referral service to help you refer patients to Mayo Clinic and view their clinical results, including:

  • Clinical notes
  • Radiology and pathology reports
  • Test results
  • Surgical summaries
  • Discharge notes

Appointments at Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic has agreements with many insurance carriers, third-party administrators and employers. Patients should check with their insurance plan for specific coverage details before confirming an appointment with our scheduling office. Please visit insurance at Mayo Clinic for more information.

Scheduling patient appointments

To schedule an appointment, Mayo Clinic needs this information about your patient:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Phone number
  • Date of birth
  • Mayo Clinic registration number, if a previous patient
  • Type of insurance (such as HMO, workers' compensation, medical assistance)
  • Nature of medical issue

We also need to know:

  • Your referring physician National Provider Identifier (NPI) number
  • Services you would like Mayo to provide

Summary report sent to referring physician

Our physicians will forward a summary of diagnostic reports and treatments to you as soon as it becomes available. If you have not been contacted by your patient's Mayo Clinic physician, contact the Referring Provider Office for assistance.

Hospital admissions and transfers

Experienced nursing staff is available 24/7 to coordinate direct admission, emergency department evaluation or inpatient consultation on your patients for any Mayo Clinic hospital.


  • Admission and Transfer Center: 480-342-1155


  • Admission and Transfer Center: 904-953-1111


  • Admission and Transfer Center: 507-255-2910
    • Additionally, safe transport using Mayo Clinic Medical Transport can be coordinated for airplane, helicopter and ground transportation for Minnesota through the same phone call.

Mayo Clinic app

Referred patients may use the Mayo Clinic app to access their appointment schedule, view lab results, reports and notes, and message their Mayo Clinic care team through secure, simple messaging.