Outpatient Surgery (cont.)
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All outpatient centers have strict discharge criteria. The individual must meet the following criteria before being released:
A responsible adult must be present at the time of discharge to assist the individual in going home. In addition, this adult should be with the individual at all times for the first 24 hours to provide help when necessary and to call for help should a problem arise.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/31/2014
Lynnus Peng, MD
Edward J Norris, MD, MBA
Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM
Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD
Anthony Anker, MD, FAAEM
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