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  1. Pain management in hospital

    21 May 2019

    Managing your pain can help your recovery in hospital...

  2. Medication in hospital

    21 May 2019

    Medications play an important role in your recovery...

  3. Hospitals feedback and complaints

    15 May 2019

    You have rights when seeking medical care, including a right to comment on your care, and to have your concerns addressed...

  4. Health assessments in hospital

    15 May 2019

    Regular assessments are performed by hospital staff during your hospital stay. Assessments help to find the cause of your illness and check your ability to do day-to-day tasks...

  5. Going to the toilet in hospital

    15 May 2019

    It is important to talk with your healthcare professionals about any continence issues that you may experience when you are in hospital, so staff can investigate and help to solve the problem...

  6. Eating and drinking in hospital

    14 May 2019

    Eating well and drinking plenty of water while staying in hospital is important to your health and recovery...

  7. Swallowing problems in hospital

    14 May 2019

    If you cough or choke when you are eating, or find that food or medication ‘sticks’ in your mouth or throat, you may have a swallowing problem...

  8. Staying active in hospital

    14 May 2019

    Stay physically and mentally active in hospital as this can help you recover faster and reduce the chance of problems when you go home...

  9. Skin care and preventing pressure sores in hospital

    14 May 2019

    During a stay in hospital, your skin may be affected by staying in bed or sitting in one position for too long, your mobility, your hydration and diet, and your physical condition...

  10. Planning for future needs

    14 May 2019

    If you have a disability or are caring for someone with a disability, you can make future legal, financial and health decisions now to ensure that you or the child gets the support needed if you can...