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DLm a!raid visiting hours are over. -!rse. Eisiting hours are !rom ] to 11 in the morning and N to U in the evening. VonLt Borry. Qhat she really needs is her rest. %et's see if yo! are r!nning a fever. Ouestions and Responses !rom Purses Qhat is your relation to RRRRS TouLll have to come back during visiting hours. sir. WhereLs a Xuiet room !or !amilies doBn the hall. Surely you can make an e ceptionS Qhat i! she needs me in the nightS /isitor. Qe Fust canLt risk any germs that might come in Bith them. /isitor. Room U is doBn the hall to your right. but DLm a!raid Bhile your Bi!e is on bedrest the doctor has reXuested that only immediate !amily members come in to see her. Qell. Y. ! scales g eye chart h antiseptic i IV bag F privacy screen N. Voes your daughter need anythingS DLm a!raid sheLs not having a very good day today. BeLll look a!ter her. Some o! her !riends Bant to see her too. /isitor. DLll give you tBo some privacy noB. My Bi!eLs in room Z[. \nd leave her all alone overnightS /isitor. -!rse. Qhen can they comeS -!rse. . RRRRR is too tired !or visitors. CeLs in isolation because o! the transplant. Qe do the best Be can around here. youLll have to come back in the morning. %et's chec( yo!r vision. DLm a!raid thatLs the policy. CanLt her !riends even stop by to bring her !loBersS -!rse. (The doctor wants to speak to you. I need to examine the patient in private. /isitor. D guess itLs all in her best interest. ^loBers are not permitted in this Bard. sir /isitor.$ & ' ) 1 * %et's find o!t yo!r eight. Qe had to trans!er your mother-in-laB to the DCG. Whe doctor Bould like to have a Bord Bith you. DtLs in your brotherLs best interest. Sorry. +an yo! c!t this ga!ze for me. -!rse.) SheLs doing much better this morning. Sample Conversation -!rse.

0eceptionist. Po problem. Qhy donLt you head home and get something to eat yoursel!S SheLs in good hands here. Vo you knoB your chart numberS 0eceptionist. VoctorLs o!!ice. `ane speaking. please. 0eceptionist. Po. . Sample Conversation 0eceptionist. +aller. -!rse. PoB. and D think D might have a chest in!ection or something. +aller. Qell. Vo you think the doctor could sXueeAe us in todayS D need to make an appointment !or my husband. Patient D need to make an appointment. sorry. Bhat do you need to see the doctor aboutS +aller. _kay Mr Mason. QeLll call you i! there are any cancellations. +aller. D really hate to leave her. +aller. DLm sorry the doctor is not taking neB patients. _kay. D Bas really hoping to get in today or tomorroB in case D need some 0eceptionist. Voctor Carris is o!! tomorroB. Whanks !or understanding. D need to make an appointment Bith Vr. Sure. My child needs to come in !or a check-up. Vo you think it can Bait until QednesdayS _h. Vr `ones is aBay.Bhat time is good !or youS Ds `anuary the Zrd okay Bith youS CoB does !our oLclock soundS QeLll see you then. My cough is getting Borse each day. Carris. Receptionist Qhat is your chart numberS Qhat is the appointment regardingS Qhich day. DtLs at home and DLm at Bork right noB. CoB can D help youS +aller. Qhen is the doctor !reeS D need to reneB my prescription. QhatLs your name. PoB. /isitor. QeLre running an hour behind schedule. Whanks !or Baiting. but thatLs probably a good idea. DLve been !ighting a cold !or more than a Beek. beorge Mason. Cmm.-!rse. DLll tell her you Bere here and that youLll see her in the morning. Whe doctor Bants to see me again in tBo BeekLs time. TouLll be seeing Vr aindsay. DLm going to bring your Bi!e her dinner. pleaseS 0eceptionist. D need to see the doctor. Cold one moment Bhile D grab your chart.

+aller. QeLll see you in an hour or so. 0eceptionist. QeLre running a bit behind schedule. Maybe DLll have to go to the Balk-in-clinic instead. D think D can make it i! D leave right noB. so you can probably count on seeing the doctor around KcZd. Mr. WhatLs great. 0eceptionist.antibiotics. \ctually. Po problem. Be had a cancellation !or Kcddpm today i! you can get aBay !rom the o!!ice. 0eceptionist. . itLs almost 1cddpm already. bee. Whanks !or !itting me in. Mason. +aller.

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