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Explains in detail, and advises on, the functions of persons delegated in hospitals and large clinics to assist the patient in dealing with physicians, nurses, and other members of the staff, including those concerned with administration. The patient representative is sometimes known as "medical ombudsman." Examples of useful forms. Data on costs and salary.
Humanizing Health Care. Task of the Patient Representative.. Ann Intern Med. ;93:157. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-93-1-157_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1980;93(1_Part_1):157.
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