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38 secrets hospitals won’t tell you

No-one looks forward to a health crisis, but our insights and tips will help you get better care, cut costs – and get out alive.

Don't assume a private room
Don't assume a private room
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Private patients in public hospitals often assume they will get their own room. But rooms are allocated on medical need. Someone with an infectious disease will always get the single room. 
Kate Ryder, nurse, author of An Insider’s Guide to Getting the Best Out of the Health System



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