New England Thalassemia Program Boston Children's Hospital

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Contact Information

Boston Children's Hospital
Contact: Matthew M. Heeney, MD, Medical Director Boston Hemophilia Center
Email Address: hemeclinic-dl@childrens.harvard.edu
Phone: 617-355-8246
Alternate Phone: 617-355-8246
Fax: 617-730-0641

300 Longwood Avenue Boston, MA 02115
Area Served: Boston

Map Location New England Thalassemia Program

Narrative

Provides optimal care for people with thalassemia. Treatment, community education, screening & genetic counseling are offered. Programs located at eight hospital centers throughout North America. Transition program for adults at Brigham and Women's Hospital. 

Service Types

  • Inpatient
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Outpatient
  • Physical Therapy

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Health
  • Aetna Health Insurance Company
  • Aetna Life Insurance Company
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MA
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MA HMO Blue
  • Boston Medical Center Health Plan
  • CIGNA Healthcare of Massachusetts
  • ConnectiCare of Massachusetts
  • Connecticut General Life Insurance Company
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Fallon Health and Life Assurance Company
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Insurance Company
  • Health New England
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Tufts Associated Health Maintenance Organization
  • Tufts Insurance Company
  • UniCare Life and Health Insurance Company
  • United HealthCare Insurance Company
  • United Healthcare of New England

Program Type

  • Counseling
  • Medical

Populations Served

  • Blood disorders
  • Chronic Health Impairment
  • Rare disorders/low incidence

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Medical Needs
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Fees: Private Insurance, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: Commonwealth of Massachusetts