TITLE

Breaking out of the cone of silence

AUTHOR(S)
LONG, BETTY
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Aug2009, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents suggestions that employers can share with employees regarding health care testing. Employees can be advised to ask health care providers about their policy for receiving test results. The need to know specifically how and when results will be available, instead of just waiting for a health care provider to send them, is also cited.
ACCESSION #
43760435

 

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