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Ambulatory Health Care

Speak Up: Ambulatory Care (Spanish)

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Everyone has a role in making health care safe. That includes doctors, Nurses and other health care professionals. Health care organizations allacross the country are working to make health care ...

Related Topics: Ambulatory Health Care, General Public, Speak Up


Patient 101: How to Find Reliable Health Information

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Patient 101: How to Find Reliable Health Information

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Speak Up: Understanding Your Doctors and Other Caregivers

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It can be difficult to understand what your doctors and other caregivers are telling you about your care and treatment. This brochure has questions and answers to help you understand caregivers.

Related Topics: General Public, Speak Up, Understanding Your Doctor, Transitions of Care Patient Information


Speak Up: What You Should Know about Research Studies

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Medical research helps improve the quality of life for people around the world. Research studies test new medicines, treatments, devices and equipment.

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Speak Up: Help Prevent Medical Test Mistakes

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Medical tests and laboratory tests are important aids for doctors. However, sometimes the wrong test is ordered. Or the test results can be misunderstood.

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Speak Up: Help Avoid Mistakes With Your Medicines

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Medicine mistakes happen every day—at the doctor’s office or hospital, even at home. You can get the wrong medicine. Or, you can be given the wrong amount of medicine.

Related Topics: Transitions of Care Patient Information, Speak Up, Medication Errors, General Public


Speak Up: My Medication List Wallet Card - Expanded

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List all of your prescription medicines,over-the-counter medicines (for example, aspirin) vitamins, herbs diet supplements, natural remedies, amount of alcohol you drink each day or week, ...

Related Topics: Speak Up, Patient Education, Medication Errors, General Public


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