Healthy Tips Guide

  • Be actively involved in your own health
  • Speak up if you have any questions or concerns
  • Learn more about your condition or treatments
  • Keep a list of all the medications you are taking
  • Understand the medicines you are taking
  • Get the results of any test or procedure
  • Discuss your options if you need to go to hospital
  • Make sure you understand what will happen if you need any test or procedure
  • Make sure you, your doctor and your surgeon all agree on exactly what will be done
  • Before you leave hospital ask your health professional to explain the treatment plan you will use at home