At Shriners Hospitals for Children, the health and safety of our patients, families, volunteers and staff is our top priority. With the evolving situation regarding COVID-19, we are closely monitoring updates from local health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and are actively following their recommendations.

What to expect at the Portland Shriners Hospital.

Appointment information – CLICK HERE! How to make an appointment at Shriners Hospitals for Children – Portland.

If you have questions or concerns regarding safety in Portland, please contact your care manager or call us 503-221-3422.

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Patient referrals and transfers

Patient referrals and transfers

At Shriners Hospitals for Children — Portland, we value relationships with our referring providers. It’s our belief that effective communication and strong partnerships help to provide quality, seamless care to the children we serve. Please contact one of our physician relations team members if you have questions, need assistance or would like assistance to schedule an office visit with one of our staff.

New patient referral process

There are two ways to refer a new patient:

  • Call our new patient referral department
  • Fax your patient's demographic page and relevant chart notes to our new patient referral fax line and we will call and schedule your patient.

New patient referral line: 503-221-3422
New patient referral fax line: 503-221-3483

After we receive the referral, our new patient intake coordinators will contact the family to set up their appointment. Once the appointment date is established, you will receive an appointment confirmation letter in the mail.

Access the Portland Shriners Hospital referral form

Physician relations liaisons

The physician liaisons at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Portland are here to assist our community physicians and other health care professionals with the services and care offered at the hospital. Below is their contact information and a list of the services they can provide.

Steve Hargett
Physician Relations Liaison

Jennifer Nordgaard
Physician Relations Liaison

Services provided

  • Assist with general information
  • Support for service concerns and issue resolution
  • Personalized hospital tours
  • Education on our programs, physicians, processes and services
  • Setting up educational discussions with Portland Shriners Hospital providers around specific pediatric orthopaedic conditions