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When a patient is sent to a residential care facility, don't you think the staff will be told the new resident has eye glasses or hearing aids?

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Dr. Jon Fishburn
Ophthalmology

In brief: Yes

Medical aides and devices are recorded as needs that the patient requires to optimize their function.
This is particularly true of hearing aides and eye glasses.

In brief: Yes

Medical aides and devices are recorded as needs that the patient requires to optimize their function.
This is particularly true of hearing aides and eye glasses.
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In brief: You'd think...

But then again, don't assume anything.
Whose job is it to tell the staff? Make sure that person tells the staff.

In brief: You'd think...

But then again, don't assume anything.
Whose job is it to tell the staff? Make sure that person tells the staff.
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Dr. Brian Struyk
Anesthesiology

In brief: Yes

That information should readily available, but the staff has to look for it, and remember it.
Unfortunately, not all facilities are equal. Good luck.

In brief: Yes

That information should readily available, but the staff has to look for it, and remember it.
Unfortunately, not all facilities are equal. Good luck.
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