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Hey Doc, Can We Talk?
Friday, February 16, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pmFree
Members & guests–free. To register, please call the Village office at 773.248.8700.
Ever feel like you left the doctor’s office with more questions than answers? Or maybe you needed further clarification from your doctor about something, but forgot to ask? Hey Doc, Can We Talk?, adapted from the National Institute On Aging’s “Talking With Your Doctor”, will give you the basics on how to take an active role in your health care, focusing on communication prompts and tips to get the most of your doctor’s appointment. Hey Doc, Can We Talk? will include information about how to prepare for your doctor’s appointment while also giving ideas on what questions to ask to promote active participation in your health care plan. This program allows time for supportive activities, open dialog, and a question/answer session. Handouts will be provided to help facilitate a proactive doctor/patient partnership.
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