(Washington University Physician Referral Required)

Washington University Emergency Medicine: Post-Discharge Clinic is available by referral from a Washington University provider to adult patients who have been recently  discharged from the hospital. Visits can occur in person or via telemedicine. 

To schedule your patient- please call 314-747-3541.

Clinic Hours are Mon. – Fri., 11am – 11pm; Sat./Sun., 9am-5pm; Open holidays for virtual visits only.

When scheduling a consult please have the following information ready:

  • Discharge Diagnosis
  • Discharge Date and date of Surgery
  • Chief Complaint or Provider Concern
  • Contact information for provider/designee
  • Is pre-discharge contact required? (include method of contact)

The Post Discharge Clinic is not for the follow purposes:

  • Cast Removal
  • Sepsis/ Symptoms of Systemic Infection
  • Patients Requiring Hospital Admission
  • Time Critical Diagnoses (i.e Chest pain, major trauma)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Recent Tracheostomy
  • Active Labor/ Pregnancy
  • Uncontrollable Bleeding
  • Severe Pain, need for parenteral opiates
  • Chronic Pain
  • Patient of Non-Washington University Surgeon
  • Patients of Significant Complexity (possibly determined after discussion with EM Physician)

The Clinic is located in the Center for Advanced Medicine, Ste. 5A, 4921 Parkview Pl., St. Louis, MO 63110


Medical Director:

Reuben Johnson, MD

Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine