Access Center

The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Access Center offers the following services 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

  • Transfer patients from an emergency room or inpatient unit to Froedtert Hospital
  • Telephone consult for urgent concerns with Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin physicians
  • Routine telephone consult requests: 414-777-3558, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

To transfer a patient or consult with a specialist, call the Access Center at 414-805-4700 or 877-804-4700. Nurses are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. This number is for physicians and staff only.

Noncancer Referrals

To refer a patient, or to receive more information about a program, please call 414-777-7700.

Please have the following information available when contacting us to schedule your patient’s appointment.

  • Patient demographic information
  • Reason for visit
  • Patient insurance information, if available

Clinical Cancer Center Referrals

To refer a patient, or to receive more information about a Froedtert & MCW cancer program, please call 414-805-0505 or 866-680-0505 and one of the New Patient Coordinators will assist.

Please have the following information available when contacting us to schedule your patient’s appointment.

  • Patient demographic information
  • Reason for visit
  • Patient insurance information, if available

Online Referral Form

If you prefer to submit the referral online. Please attach any supporting documents, including:

  • Patient Demographic Sheet
  • Provider notes
  • Diagnostic and/or lab test results
  • Insurance card/information

Froedtert & MCW physician liaisons work with you and serve as your personal connection to Froedtert & MCW specialists and services. They work to advance relationships with physicians are able to schedule visits — in office or after hours, and address questions, concerns and issues.

The physician liaisons provide:

  • Information on new physicians, procedures and equipment at Froedtert & MCW health network
  • Assistance with communication, access or scheduling issues
  • Information on continuing medical education opportunities
  • Ability to request a meeting with a Froedtert & MCW specialist
  • Scheduling for a Froedtert & MCW specialist to speak at a continuing medical education talk or meeting, Grand Rounds or other event.
  • Information on clinical trials

Kathy Zdroik, BSN, RN, manager, Community Education and physician liaison programs
kathy.zdroik@froedtert.com
262-370-4307
Covers Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Community Physicians.

John Payne, physician liaison
john.payne@froedtert.com
262-853-7949
Covers Sheboygan, Manitowoc, Brown, Outagamie, Winnebago and Marathon Counties.

Sally Vogt, physician liaison
sally.vogt@froedtert.com
262-993-7474
Covers Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee, Washington, Fond du Lac, Jefferson, Kenosha, Racine, Rock and Walworth Counties.

Professional Education

Froedtert & MCW health network offers various professional education opportunities.

We also offer Continuing Medical Education opportunities, such as symposiums and speaker availability for lectures.

Preoperative Resources

We have a standardized preoperative process that provides safe, efficient care for patients presenting to our operating rooms and procedural areas.

For general information, call 414-805-5505.

Froedtert & MCW Locations

Find one of our hospital campuses or one of our other facilities.

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Froedtert & MCW Clinical Trials

Froedtert & MCW health network offers patients direct access to a wide range of clinical trials.

Billing, Insurance and Payment Option Information