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A hospital is meant to be a place for support, not frustration and confusion. Purchase Prescription for Admission now and prepare for your next hospital visit as an active participant in your health!


How to Prepare Yourself and Your Family for Your Hospital Visit

Whether it’s an unexpected visit or a scheduled appointment, going to the hospital usually means that you are already sick, in pain, and need too much help to do much on your own. Download the Free PDF today by entering your name and email below.

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    About the Author

    Dr. Nugent MD MPH

    Monique Nugent is a practicing hospitalist and physician leader at a large independent health system in the Boston suburbs . She completed both medical school and residency in internal medicine at Loma Linda University Medical Center. After completing her medical training Monique obtained her master’s degree in public health while a fellow in the Commonwealth Fund Fellowship In Minority Health Policy at Harvard University.

    Your Guide to a Better Hospitalization

    When you’re already sick, injured, or in pain, a hospital visit adds more stress to an already overwhelming situation. Every step is often too confusing, too opaque, and too cumbersome for patients to feel fully in control.

    With the right knowledge, your hospitalization can be a positive experience full of the comfort, communication, and compassion you deserve.


    Dr. Monique Nugent’s prescription for a hospital stay was thorough and comforting. As anyone knows being admitted to a hospital raises all kinds of anxiety. Dr. Nugent walks you through the process with step-by-step information to ease your fears so that you can get the most out of the care you receive.

    Dr. Lily Hsu

    President of Laboure College

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