Instructions for referral to the Medical Weight Program using EPIC

  1. In the orders and medications panel search for “Obesity.”
  2. Click on the “database” tab.
  3. Select AMBULATORY REFERRAL TO OBESITY MED. PROGRAM.
  4. Alternatively you could search for “REF198.”

If you have questions, please call the UNC Hospitals Diabetes & Endocrinology Clinic at Meadowmont at 984-974-2950.

If you are a non-UNC provider, please call 984-974-2950 or fax the referral to 984-974-2924 for UNC Medical Weight Program or place orders (referrals) via the UNC CareLink account access (available to all non-UNC providers/practices).

Community-based physicians and their staff who would like to utilize our electronic referral portal or gain secure, read-only access to UNC’s electronic medical records system may request a UNC CareLink account at unccarelink.org. If you have questions about enrollment, please email .