1.  Call your insurance company to see if you are covered for Joslin Diabetes Center (Joslin is a specialty center).  Find out if a referral is needed.

  2. Call Asian Clinic direct line at 617-309-3444 to register. Please have the following information ready:

  • Name, address, phone number, date of birth

  • Emergency contact name and phone number

  • Name and address of Primary Care Physician (PCP)

  • Insurance information (name of the insurance plan, subscriber’s name and his/her date of birth, subscriber ID)

  • The Asian Clinic Coordinator will also ask your preferred language and ethnicity

For patients who need a referral, Please call your PCP to:

  • Fax referral (if necessary) to 617-309-5705.

  • Fax your latest lab records and relevant medical records to the Asian Clinic Coordinator at 617-309-3445.

  1. Check in at the desk on the 2nd floor.

  2. Be sure to bring:

  • All your insurance card(s)

  • All your medications

  • Your blood glucose meter and blood glucose records (if available)

  • Most recent lab work/medical records (if not already faxed over)

  • Asian Clinic personalized folder (will be mailed/emailed to you prior to appointment)

  • Completed new patient intake form and questionnaires (will be mailed/emailed to you prior to appointment)

  • *Your folder and intake form is important for providers to better understand you. Please make sure to bring it with you!