Instructions for referral to the Medical Weight Program using EPIC
- In the orders and medications panel search for “Obesity.”
- Click on the “database” tab.
- Select AMBULATORY REFERRAL TO OBESITY MED. PROGRAM.
- Alternatively you could search for “REF198.”
If you have questions, please call the UNC Hospitals Diabetes & Endocrinology Clinic at Eastowne at 984-974-2950.
If you are a non-UNC provider, please call 984-974-6519 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. If you have questions about enrollment, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.