Informed Financial Consent
It’s important to keep talking about fees
It is important for doctors to inform their patients about the cost of the care they will be providing, and for patients to ask doctors about the fees and costs associated with that care.
The AMA ‘Let’s Talk About Fees’ material provides straight forward information about '8 questions patients should ask their doctor about costs before hospital treatment'.
The ‘Let’s Talk About Fees’ brochures, A5 tear off pads and posters are available to members free of charge. To place an order call Kate Frost on (02) 6270 5428 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
The information is also available on the AMA website at https://ama.com.au/ifc.
Published: 29 Apr 2014