Frequently Asked Hospital Questions Archives | Page 2 of 3 | Carson Tahoe Health

Why, Why, WHY Do Healthcare Professionals Ask My Name SO Many Times?!

Patient identifiers ensure patient safety & the best outcomes.

Why is Breastfeeding So Important?

Breastfeeding leads to best outcomes for moms & babies.

Why Do I Have to Wait So Long at the E.R.?

Is it REALLY an emergency? If so, go to the ER. If not, consider other options.

What’s “Joint Commission Accreditation” and Why Does it Matter?

Stringent health care standards support improved patient outcomes

What’s an “Advance Directive” and Do I Need One?

Advance directives set course for end of life decisions