Physician Relations

The Physician Relations department helps facilitate the best possible experience for referring community physicians and other members of the patient’s care team when they partner with Stanford Children’s Health.

Ways that we help

  • Educating referring community providers about Stanford Medicine and specialty services available at Stanford Children’s Health.
  • Introducing new Stanford Children’s Health physicians and faculty to the referring provider community.
  • Facilitating and supporting educational meetings including Lunch and Learns and Outreach Grand Rounds to meet interests of our community providers.
  • Responding to physician concerns and feedback regarding Stanford Children’s Health.
  • Serving as a resource to help referring community providers navigate the referral process and answer general questions.
  • Acting as a point person for the referring provider community.

How to reach us

If you have questions regarding access to Stanford Children’s Health outpatient services, please contact Namz Rathore, Director of Referral and Scheduling. She can be reached at nrathore@stanfordchildrens.org or at (650) 498-6872.

If you have any other inquiries please contact Katie Paganucci, Director of Physician Relations at kpaganucci@stanfordchildrens.org or at (650) 847-7046.