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Accepted Insurance Plans

Joslin in Boston is a participating provider for:

  • Admar
  • Aetna/US Healthcare HMO* & Non-HMO
  • Blue Care Elect
  • Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Blue Shield Blue Card Program*
  • Consolidated Health Plans
  • Eye Care Excellence
  • First Health
  • HMO Blue*/HMO Blue New England*
  • Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare*
  • Healthcare Value Management
  • Harvard Pilgrim First Seniority*
  • Magellan for Mental Health Services*
  • Mass Health*/Mass Medicaid*
  • Mass Behavioral for Mental Health
  • Medicare
  • Mutual Alliance
  • Neighborhood Health Plan*
  • Network Health*
  • One Health Plan
  • Preferred Plan of Massachusetts
  • Private Healthcare Systems
  • Secure Horizons*
  • Tufts HMO*/Tufts Total/Tufts Benefit Administrators
  • Unicare/Cost Care
  • Unicare/GIC
  • United Student Insurance

* - Requires referral or authorization


Additional Insurance Information


Patients covered under certain health insurance plans may require special pre-authorization from their primary care physician and health plan to be seen at Joslin.

Joslin frequently adds or changes its managed care memberships. Also, Joslin Diabetes Centers in other locations may hold different provider memberships. The Mental Health Section and Renal Section are covered under separate memberships. The Patient Service Representatives at Joslin in Boston can provide you with up-to-the-minute information in determining insurance coverage for patients coming to Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston, (617) 226-5725.



Physicians referring patients to Joslin should call (617) 309-2674  or (800) 497-7338 for out-of-state.

Page last updated: October 09, 2015