At your first appointment, you’re required to have:
The following lists will help the doctor get to know you and learn about your health care needs. While sharing personal health issues can be embarrassing, the more information you give, the better equipped the doctor will be to keep you healthy.
Before the day of your appointment, write down this information to bring with you:
With your written permission, your doctor can get a copy of your medical records from your previous doctor. The physician’s office will provide the forms for you to sign.
It’s often hard to remember what you want to ask the doctor. Here’s a list of questions to get you started:
Want to know what your health plan covers before your appointment? Send me an email (firstname.lastname@example.org) and I will review your policy with you. You can even text me at 209-353-2330.