An online doctor referral form is a tool that allows patients to request a referral to see a specialist or other healthcare provider. These forms are typically found on the website of a healthcare practice or facility and can be completed by the patient or their primary care provider. Typically, an online doctor referral form will ask for information such as:
After the form is completed, it is typically submitted electronically to the appropriate healthcare provider or practice for review and approval. The patient will be contacted with information about the referral and any next steps that may be necessary.