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How can I verify the identity of people caring for me at the hospital?

 Dr. Kathleen Handal, MD
Emergency Medicine
Ask hospital staff who they are if they don’t tell you first. Everyone who works in the hospital should be wearing a badge and announcing who they are before they care for you. You have a right to know who is taking care of you and what their role is in your care.
Doc's ER Survival Guide (DocHandal's Guides)

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Doc's ER Survival Guide (DocHandal's Guides)

Few people get through life without at least one trip to the emergency room (ER), either as a patient or support person for a family member or friend. Doc’s ER Survival Guide is designed to help...

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