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  1. Managing commitments and hospital

    06 Nov 2015

    Making sure your regular commitments are taken care of during a hospital stay will give you peace of mind to concentrate on your recovery...

  2. Safe medication use

    20 Oct 2015

    Find out how to use medication properly, so you can avoid problems such as unwanted effects and other adverse reactions...

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    • Planning and coordinating healthcare
  3. Understanding Medicare

    20 Oct 2015

    Medicare is Australia’s national public health insurance, providing free or subsidised healthcare to all Australians and most permanent residents...

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    • Planning and coordinating healthcare
  4. Healthcare and medication costs

    20 Oct 2015

    Ask your doctor and healthcare providers what you will be charged for each new service, what is covered by Medicare and what is included in your healthcare plan...

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    • Planning and coordinating healthcare
  5. Maintaining and tracking healthcare

    20 Oct 2015

    As you prepare to leave hospital, you or your carer will already be planning what you need to know about your care outside of hospital, including day-to-day living and support, your medication, your...

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    • Hospitals, surgery and procedures
  6. Regular health checks

    20 Oct 2015

    Regular health checks can help you identify any early signs of health issues...

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    • Planning and coordinating healthcare
  7. Understanding health insurance

    20 Oct 2015

    There are many health insurance providers on the market that offer a wide variety of healthcare plans...

    Tags:
    • Planning and coordinating healthcare
  8. Managing your health

    20 Oct 2015

    You can manage your health by learning about healthy living, taking steps to prevent disease and having regular health checks with your doctor...

    Tags:
    • Planning and coordinating healthcare
  9. Making a complaint on behalf of a patient as a carer

    20 Oct 2015

    Carers have the right to make a complaint on behalf of a person in their care to a healthcare professional, service or regulatory body...

  10. Informed consent for carers

    20 Oct 2015

    Informed consent means that a person understands their condition and any proposed medical treatment and carers can help with the decision-making process...