These are the surgery related papers to print and give to the patient. Make sure that the patient gets these papers printed and handed over to them before they leave your office.
- Print the History and physical request
History and physical request (requirements) handed over to the patient. It is preferred that you personally fax this over to the primary care physician office as well.
- Print theAnesthesia Fact Sheet (MUST)
Anesthesia Fact Sheet printed and handed over to the patient.
- PrintMedication Reconciliation List
The Medication Reconciliation List has to be printed and handed over to the patient. This has to be filled out before they go in for the surgery.
- Print the Patient bill of rights
This might also contain the advanced directive of the patient. Make sure that your patient is handed this before they leave the office.
- Pre and postoperative appointments !!
Do not forget to print out the Preoperative and postoperative appointments with the surgeon / your office. You might have reminders as well.. but do print these appointment cards out and hand them to the patient.
Make sure you understand the entire surgery booking process please.