Diagnosis & Disease Information

1. Develop a policy for provider-patient termination that is made available to patients at the initiation of service.

10-Point Patient Termination Plan

Have you ever wanted to fire a difficult patient? You know, those patients who fail to complete indicated tests, refuse necessary treatments, miss appointments, do not pay bills, are rude, unreasonably demanding, dissatisfied, dishonest, threatening, violent or litigious? When the patient-provider relationship is unable to continue towards a therapeutic goal, termination may become an attractive…

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