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Cheer of home visits has become a chore

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The most frustrating visits I find are where the family are too busy to leave work and drive an hour to check on their relative so they call you to do, and don’t bother telling the patient. The only way to ration visits is to charge for it. If we start to say no to patients we are opening ourselves up to complaints and litigation

Posted date

15 Feb 2018

Posted time

10:07pm

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