The following information can ease the admissions process at RMC
Items to Bring with you
Be sure to bring with you on the day of your admission:
-Medical Insurance card.
-All forms, letters and requests from your doctor/medical practitioner/anesthetist.
-X-rays and scans relating to your admission.
-All medications that you are currently taking in their original packets and any current prescriptions you may have.
-Pyjamas, slippers and toiletries, including toothbrush, tissues, shaving cream and razor.
-Comfortable day clothes for longer stay patients.
-Small amount of money for incidentals.
-Do not bring valuables such as jewelry.
-Fills the Admitting Request form for admission.
-Includes on the request all specific tests to be done and mention the name of the treatment/procedure.
-Discusses with patient or family
-Fills up the consent form signs it after obtaining the patient’s or the guardian signature on the Consent form.
-Provides any expected costs to the patient or family.
-Provides information to help the patient/family make the proper decisions.
-Welcomes the patient/family.
-Checks the admission slip.
-Checks the patient registration and complete the necessary Information.
-Reserves the hospital bed.
-Provides the admission booklet and educates the patient/family about patient rights.
-Informs the patient about the date and time of admission.
-Provides necessary instructions regarding preparations for admission.
-Provides information on the expected cost of hospitalization. This information includes:
-The cost of treatment and procedures
-The room rate (depending on the type of room selected)
-The guarantor (self-pay or third party payer)
-Mode of payment (cash or credit)