• Call VA Transfer Center: 513-475-6505 or 1-859-572-6251

  • They will connect you with the CMR on call for transfers who will accept the patient

  • The VA Transfer Center will check the patient’s benefits, if they qualify for transportation. If they do, the VA will set up transport

  • They will fax over documents for you to sign saying the patient is stable and a consent form for transfer that the patient or family must sign

  • Let your SW know that the patient is going to the VA

  • The VA Transfer Center will alert you when a bed is available and when the pick-up time is

  • Make sure the discharge summary, COC, and med rec have been completed prior to transport time

  • This is a “Discharge to Non-UC Facility”