Managed Care Insurances (i.e. HMO, PPO, etc.) require
a referral and/or authorization from your Primary
Care Physician to the Specialty Care Division that
your appointment is with. It is mandatory that your
University of Michigan Registration Number (located
on your blue UM registration card) is on the referral/authorization.
If you do not have a UM blue card, please make sure
your date of birth is on the referral. Your Primary
Care Physician can fax this directly to our Document
Control Center at 734-936-5700 or toll-free at 1-877-294-0123.
Patient appointments will not be scheduled until the
referral is received by the Document Control Center.
If you have any questions, please call the ID call center at (734) 647-5899 and ask to speak to a Patient
The University of Michigan Medical Center is located
in Ann Arbor, Michigan, within Washtenaw County. Before
the appointment is scheduled, Medicaid out of country
or out of state will need to obtain a written referral
and authorization to be seen by a Specialty Physician.