ER must-haves: ID, insurance card�and reading glasses

June 2010
Employee Benefit News;Jun2010, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p14
The article focuses on the things that a patient or his or her companion must have upon arriving in an emergency room (ER). The patients and families should be vigilant and aware of what they are signing before receiving emergency treatment. It cites some of the basic information that an emergency room (ER) clerk would ask to a patient or his or her relatives upon arrival in the ER such as consent for treatment and conditions of services. Also noted is the importance of being a smart health care consumers as well the importance of reading before signing.


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