Prescription pad and pen

Prepping for a Hospital Stay Checklist

Here, doctors, nurses, and patient advocates offer their advice on how to prepare, how to be a proactive patient, and how to recover safely and sanely.

Progress Saved
Your progress has been saved**You've changed this checklist.**
Remember to save your progress.
|Health & Wellness Checklists|All Checklists

Before You Go to the Hospital

  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
  • done!

While You're in the Hospital

  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
  • done!
Progress SavedYour progress has been saved**You've changed this checklist.**
Remember to save your progress.

Did we forget anything on this checklist? What would you add?

View Earlier Comments
Newsletter checklist

Complete these seven chores before hitting the hay and you'll be better prepared for whatever the day throws at you.

Click here to get started! »

Sign up for our "Keep-it-Together" checklists and special offers, delivered to your inbox weekly:

Advertisement
Computer desk
If you want your obsession for ombre manicures, mustache mugs and chevron pillow...
from The Nest Blog » house & home
While any coffee will provide some healthy payoffs, you need to pick the right ...
from FOXNews.com
One year after the tragedy, see Boston through a runner's eyes - Fitness Go...
from POPSUGAR Home
SANTA PAULA, Calif. (AP) — What was supposed to be a cheap bite at Del Taco turn...
from Tastepartner on The Huffington Post
...
from HuffPost Home - The Huffington Post
The dream of a summer lake house seems to exist for a lot of us, perhaps plante...
from Houzz