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Getting ready for your clinic or hospital visit often takes time and planning, which is why we've compiled a list of to-dos to make it a little easier.
We want to make the registration process as simple as possible. You can pre-register by calling 720-777-6797. Please have your insurance card on hand. The pre-registration process should take less than 10 minutes.
After you pre-register, a staff member will talk to your insurance company to approve your visit. Please keep in mind that an authorization is not a guarantee of payment.
Talk to your insurance company before your visit to figure out specific insurance plan benefits. This will also make the process for payment after your appointment easier.
Our patient cost estimate specialists can figure out the amount that your family will be responsible for paying based on your:
Call 720-777-0720 to reach a specialist anytime Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Children’s Colorado also works with eligible patients and families to apply for government support or charity programs for hospital services.
Bring information with you to your doctor’s appointment or hospital visit. To find more information, you can:
One of the most important things you can do to get ready for your visit is to make a list of your child’s symptoms, your concerns and any questions you have for the doctor. Plan on bringing a list of:
It may be useful to set aside time to have your child explain his or her symptoms directly to the doctor.
For each visit to a Children’s Colorado location, you should bring:
Visiting the doctor or hospital can be overwhelming. Here are a few tips to make the visit more manageable:
If you need to change or cancel an appointment, please call at least 24 hours in advance. This helps us rearrange our schedule to treat other children who are waiting. If you need to change an appointment, please call our main number at 720-777-1234 and ask for the department treating your child. You can also update or cancel your appointment in MyChart. Don’t have a MyChart account? Sign up now.
If you are coming to Children’s Colorado for surgery, check out our tips for preparing for your child’s surgery.