Physician Access Line (PAL)

Physician Referral

Physician Access Line (PAL)

The Physician Access Line (PAL) is your resource for referring patients to Northwestern Medicine specialists. A registered nurse is available to answer any clinical questions. Our PAL consultants can also help you:

  • Find the appropriate specialist for your patient
  • Schedule physician appointments
  • Schedule diagnostic procedure appointments
  • Provide information about hospital services
  • Facilitate physician-to-physician communication

We'll follow up by sending all the necessary information to your patient, including appointment confirmation, discount parking information and a map of the campus.

Consultants are available Monday through Friday during normal business hours. Please call, 1.855.926.3770.

A registered nurse is also available for clinical inquiries.

Please call Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital Physician Referral, Monday through Friday during normal business hours.

Phone: 1.630.933.4234

TTY for hearing impaired: 1.630.933.4833