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Dawn Lipthrott, LCSW
Ethical Health Partnerships
1177 Louisiana Ave. #212
Winter Park, FL 32789

 

IMPORTANT:
The information contained in our website and in the links below does not constitute medical advice. Its purpose is to help educate and inform you and to help you develop an understanding of your condition or treatment so that you can ask questions and discuss what you learn with your physician. This is NOT intended to take the place of evaluation and discussion with your doctor. Use this simply to help further the discussion with your healthcare professionals.


Hospital Stay:
A Patients Guide to a Hospital Stay
Produced by the State of Florida, but guidelines for everyone, this guide offers tips for anyone facing a hospital stay.
Guide to Choosing Quality Health Care The Agency for Health Research and Quality
Choosing A Hospital Agency for Quality of Care Research has worksheet and info to help you choose a hospital.
JCAHO Accredits and evaluates hospitals.
Checklist: 20 Ways to Identify the Local Hospital That's Best for You from AARP.
Hospital Compare --Hospital Ratings in your area related to heart attack and a few other conditions. Hospital Compare was created through the efforts of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and organizations that represent hospitals, doctors, employers, accrediting organizations, other Federal agencies and the public.

Hospital Support Groups in Orlando
Florida Hospital Support Groups


As always, I welcome your constructive comments and suggestions about the material on this website and how we can all be most effective in co-creating the kind of healthcare system we all want. E-mail me at ideas@ethicalhealthpartnerships.org

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