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Year : 2010  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 23

Patient's inability to pay and delay in giving/starting treatment

 Suggested precautions
  1. Refusing to admit a non-emergency patient for inability to pay adequate deposit is not negligence. But delaying treatment after admitting for monetary reasons could be construed as negligence.
  2. It is advisable that sufficient deposit is taken before admitting a patient.
  3. Ho...

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