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Speak Up: Preparing for Surgery

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When your doctor recommends surgery, it can make you feel alone and afraid. Taking steps to be prepared will help you feel more in control.
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01/21/2015
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Speak Up: About your depression

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Everybody feels blue sometimes, but depression is more than that. Don’t wait for depression to go away, Speak Up and get the help you need!
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05/06/2014
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Ask your advocate to Speak Up!

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Your advocate can be a partner in your care, helping you through every step of your treatment. Watch this video and ask your advocate to Speak Up!
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11/22/2013
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Speak Up: At Home

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Receiving medical care at home can feel like a revolving door with people coming and going – so it’s important to speak up if you have concerns. See how Hector and Reyna get answers to their questions.
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09/10/2013
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Speak Up: About Your Pain

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Aches and Pains aren’t fun. It’s important to speak up about your pain, so you can get the right treatment. Watch the latest Speak Up video and you’ll meet the Pains – a band of mischievous scamps who cause trouble for the main characters!
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02/26/2013
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Speak Up: Know Your Rights

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It isn’t easy going to the hospital, but it is important to remember that you have rights and a role regarding your treatment and care. Watch the latest video with the Speak Up gang to find out how to speak up and help make better decisions about your care.
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06/26/2012
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Speak Up: Reduce your risk of falling

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One out of three adults age 65 and older gets injured from falls every year. But anyone can fall. Making simple changes can mean a big difference when it comes to preventing falls. Watch the latest video from the Speak Up gang, and learn how to reduce your risk of falling!
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08/03/2011
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Speak Up: At The Doctors Office

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See the fourth in The Joint Commission's series of animated Speak Up™ videos, this one on going to the doctor's office. You'll meet Marge Popple, who learns why it's important to write down questions about her health, share a list of medications with the doctor, and fully understand everything that is explained during medical checkups.
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06/01/2011
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Speak Up: Take Medication Safely

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See the third in The Joint Commission’s series of animated Speak Up™ videos, this one on taking medication safely. The cast of characters encounter everyday situations where they have to read instructions, ask for directions and inspect labels, just like you do for medications to make sure you take them safely. Be sure to share this new video with your family and friends!
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Related Items: Speak Up , Speak Up Videos , Medication Errors , Patient Safety , Transitions of Care , Medication Management

05/04/2011
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Speak Up: Prevent the spread of infection

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See the second in The Joint Commission’s series of animated Speak Up™ videos, this one on infection control. Be sure to share this new video with your family and friends! The cast of characters in the infection control video encounter situations where they have to "speak up" in everyday life.
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Related Items: Hand Hygiene , Speak Up , Infection Control , Patient Safety , Speak Up Videos

04/06/2011
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Speak Up: Prevent errors in your care

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See the first in a series of new animated Speak Up™ videos that encourage patients to speak up and be active participants in their health care. Like the other Speak Up materials, the videos are free and can be used by accredited organizations and other interested stakeholders that want to promote the Speak Up message.
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03/07/2011