Take This Book to the Hospital with You: A Consumer Guide to Surviving Your Hospital Stay / Edition 1

Take This Book to the Hospital with You: A Consumer Guide to Surviving Your Hospital Stay / Edition 1

by Charles B. Inlander, Ed Weiner
     
 

Completely revised and updated for today's medical consumer, Take This Book to the Hospital With You shows you how to scrutinize your bill for errors (more than 90 percent of hospital bills have errors, mostly in favor of the hospital); avoid signing away your rights on hospital consent forms; get the treatment you need, even if your managed-care company disagrees;… See more details below

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Completely revised and updated for today's medical consumer, Take This Book to the Hospital With You shows you how to scrutinize your bill for errors (more than 90 percent of hospital bills have errors, mostly in favor of the hospital); avoid signing away your rights on hospital consent forms; get the treatment you need, even if your managed-care company disagrees; find out which hospital departments are most likely to commit malpractice (you'll be surprised); and much more! Lively, impassioned and practical, Take This Book to the Hospital With You is the savvy medical consumer's most powerful defense against the medical minefield known as a hospital. As the nation's largest and most visible consumer health advocacy organization, the nonprofit People's Medical Society has been helping medical consumers take control of their own health since its founding in 1983.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781882606702
Publisher:
People's Medical Society
Publication date:
03/15/1997
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.01(h) x 0.64(d)

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