Office: (361) 694-4986
Fax: (361) 808-2062
Fax information required by referring physician:
- DCH patient referral form (script signed by PCP)
- Authorization for dietary consult
- Insurance/Medicaid card (front and back)
- Physician’s notes/diagnosis
- Current labs
Patient must bring to appointment:
- Patient must be accompanied by parent/guardian (with ID) who knows the history
- Immunization card
- Current medications
- Insurance/Medicaid card
Contact Diabetes nurse or on-call physician immediately concerning patients with new diabetes onset. Then fax new Diabetes onset patient information.
Also: Contact Diabetes nurse for any child who is actually ill or may appear sick.