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Surviving the Emergency Room: Expecting the Unexpected
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
An insider's view of the emergency medical system, a valuable resource for patients and families, and a thorough guide preparing readers for the labyrinth of functions, personnel, and treatments in the Emergency Room.
Kicking Cancer's Ass: A Light-Hearted Guide to the Fight of Your Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,170. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Written by a cancer survivor and patient advocate, Kicking Cancer's Ass is about dealing with one of life's greatest challenges with all the support and knowledge you need. Overflowing with tips, helpful hints, and humour. Kicking Cancer's Ass can help you get more out of your doctor, set up your support system, beat the 4 am blues and much more. Includes 3 bonus chapters: A Guide for Caregivers.
A Fish Out Of Water: 101 Tips for Surviving Your Hospital Stay
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Whether it’s a planned hospital stay or an emergent one, trips to the hospital are never fun. Sometimes you’re only in for a day. Sometimes it’s a week or more. Either way, it’s important to know what to expect before you end up in a hospital bed. This book provides you with some guidance and advice salted with a little humor to help you through a hospital visit.
So You Want to Be a Patient Advocate? Choosing a Career in Health or Patient Advocacy
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners
If you think a career in health or patient advocacy would be of interest, get started with your decision-making here. Determine if your personality is a good fit, evaluate your own skills, learn how to find patient advocacy jobs and how much they pay, decide if private, independent advocacy is a good choice for you and more. This is the first of five books in the Health Advocacy Career Series.