Whether your hospital faces severe weather or an emergency that requires you to evacuate your patients, having an evacuation plan is key to keeping everyone safe. Evacuating younger patients can be challenging, but with a few preparations, your staff and your young patients can make their way to safety in an emergency. Here are just a few things to consider as you prepare your hospital for a possible emergency situation.
Do you need to visit the doctor, but you don't have a primary care physician? Are you trying to decide whether to pick a name at random from your insurance company's authorized providers or to visit the emergency room? Because of various myths or misconceptions, walk in clinics may be overlooked by people who require medical attention. Here are some rumors you may have heard before, as well as the truth behind them: