North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System
You can complete this checklist the day before discharge to be sure you are ready.
My discharge day is: ______________
My discharge time is: _____________
- Do I have a ride?
- Does my ride know what time to pick me up?
- Do I have all the medical equipment or supplies I will need at home?
- Do I have all of my valuables from patient belongings?
- If I am going to need assistance after I get home, have I made arrangements with family or friends?
- If the doctor ordered home care, do I know how to contact the agency?
- Will I need to return to the VA to see my doctor? If so, do I know about my appointment?
- If I have driving restrictions, who can help me get back to the hospital for my appointment?