Nemours accepts most major insurance plans. Patient-families can also check with their health insurance provider for the most up-to-date information.
We can make arrangements to admit or transfer your patient to one of our hospitals, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. Please call us in advance of your patient's arrival for direct hospital admission.
Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware
Emergency Office Questions
For an emergency office question, speak to a Nemours specialist quickly (within 5 minutes) or arrange for a follow-up call by using the physician priority line:
Nemours Kids Transport
To request a Nemours Kids Transport from a licensed health care facility:
- Phone: (800) 962-0023
- Fax: (302) 651-4247
To admit through the Emergency Department of Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware:
For a potential direct admission (a patient you have seen or are seeing in your office), contact the Admitting Resident for the day:
Depending on the specific plan of care, your patient may be admitted to the Emergency Department of Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware or directly to the most appropriate inpatient care unit (such as surgery, neurology, oncology, cardiology, and rehabilitation).
Patients may also be admitted to the:
Nemours Children's Hospital, Florida
Physicians and hospital staff only, please call:
- (855) KID-ADMIT for transfers/acceptance and to request transport
- (407) 567-4245 for Nemours Children's Hospital, Florida Emergency Department direct line
Patients may be transferred to the NCH Emergency Department, which includes round-the-clock access to pediatric specialists as well as advanced imaging capabilities. Patients may be admitted directly to the most appropriate inpatient care unit (such as surgery, neurology, oncology, cardiology, and rehabilitation), to our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), or our Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) inpatient rooms.