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Preparing for Inpatient Care

Remember to bring the following items: 

  • Health insurance card
  • Prescription insurance card
  • Personal ID (driver’s license, state ID card, passport)
  • HMO/PPO referral forms
  • Outside medical records, X-ray films, or prior test results not taken at this hospital, if requested by your physician
  • If you are covered by worker’s compensation, you may need a written letter of authorization from your insurance carrier
  • A copy of your advance directive or living will
  • All currently prescribed medications in original containers
  • Personal items –glasses, hearing aids, dentures, wheelchair, walker, reading and writing materials, cash (we recommend $20 or less)
  • Personal hygiene items — comb, brush, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrush, etc
  • Enough clothing for your stay and for your discharge

Please do not bring the following items: 

  • Credit cards
  • Jewelry or valuables of any kind
  • Cash in excess of $20


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