Tips for communicating with your care recipient’s doctor, before, during, and after your visit. 

BEFORE your visit
  • Keep a note of your questions or concerns about patient's care plan and health.
  • Write down their current medication list
  • Note down any changes in the patient's routine behavior or health.
DURING Your Visit
  • Always take notes to refer to later
  • Ask all of your questions and get all of your suspicions answered.
  • Update medication list if any needed
  • Discuss if there are any behavioral changes
AFTER your visit
  • Review the appointment notes
  • Update the care plan if required
  • Call the doctor to clarify any doubts

Reference- Caregivers Infographic | CDC. (2019, February 12).