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  1. Complaints about health services

    16 Aug 2017

    The Health Complaints Commissioner can accept complaints about anyone who claims to provide a health service...

  2. Eating and drinking in hospital

    11 Aug 2017

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

  3. Health assessments in hospital

    11 Aug 2017

    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...

  4. Medication in hospital

    11 Aug 2017

    Medications play an important role in your recovery...

  5. Going to the toilet in hospital

    11 Aug 2017

    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. Who's who in the emergency department

    10 Aug 2017

    The emergency department is staffed by highly trained clinicians, including nurses, doctors and other healthcare professionals...

  7. Coordinating hospital appointments

    08 Aug 2017

    Coordinating your hospital appointments well will ensure the process of diagnosing, treating and recovering from or living with medical issues runs as smoothly as possible...

  8. Convalescence

    29 Jun 2017

    During convalescence, it may be beneficial to set goals for each day which will aid in your recovery...

  9. Who's who in your healthcare team

    22 Jun 2017

    Your healthcare team may include a doctor, dentist, pharmacist, medical specialists, allied health professionals and complementary medicine practitioners...

  10. Surgery - recovery and rehabilitation

    22 Jun 2017

    Major surgery can require some time to recover from. After your discharge from hospital, you may need intensive physical rehabilitation, or to simply take it easy for a few days. Make sure you get the...