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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the clinic located?

The Adolescent Center is located in the Yawkey Ambulatory Care Center:

Yawkey Ambulatory Care Center, 5th floor
850 Harrison Avenue
Boton, MA 02118

What if I have a problem after hours?

If you need assistance after hours, on the weekend, or on a holiday, call 617.414.5946 and the doctor or nurse practitioner will return your call within 30 minutes. If you are ill, please take your temperature before calling so you can tell the on-call provider whether you have a fever. In a life threatening situation, call 911 or go to the Pediatric Emergency Department at BMC.

What is your confidentiality policy?

To protect our patients’ health and to comply with Massachusetts state law, we provide adolescents with confidential care for problems related to sexually transmitted diseases and contraception. If you are a parent or a patient and you have a question about our confidentiality policy, please speak with your adolescent’s primary care clinician.

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