Friday, November 11, 2011
If Nothing Else, Ask…
At the end of an appointment, ask yourself: Do I know what's happening next? If you had blood drawn, find out who's calling who with the results, and when. People assume that if they haven't heard from anyone, nothing is wrong. But I've heard horror stories. One positive biopsy sat under a pile of papers for three weeks."
A simple "what happens next?" can put everyone involved on the right track.