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Become a Patient

Referral Process

An International Patient Coordinator will facilitate the following process of becoming a patient at UCLA

1. Contact an International Patient Coordinator

The options below are available for your convenience.

  • Option 3: Mailing Address

International Relations Office
10920 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1800
Los Angeles, CA 90024

Note: To expedite your inquiry, please complete the Patient Information Form and submit it by email, fax, or mail.

2. Send Medical Records

Send complete and current medical records to UCLA International Relations including copies of any relevant radiology scans and test results.

3. Obtain Medical Acceptance

A UCLA physician may review your medical history. If treatment is recommended, a preliminary treatment option may be determined.

4. Obtain Financial Clearance

You will need to provide either an advance deposit of estimated charges or your insurance company must provide an authorization approved by UCLA that guarantees payment. Insurance authorizations can only be accepted for consideration through firms that have verified contracts with the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.

5. Schedule Appointment

An International Patient Coordinator will help you schedule an appointment at a convenient time with an appropriate UCLA physician. A coordinator will help you complete the necessary forms for appointment scheduling and registration. You can submit the Request an Appointment Form or call us at +1 (310) 794-8759.

An International Patient Coordinator remains at your service from the moment you contact us and throughout your stay to manage any medical, financial, or service-related needs or inquiries that must be addressed.