I fired my doctor after multiple mistakes treating my diabetes. I was put on 2 meds I shouldn't have ever been on because of my severe sulfa allergy, I have been discouraged from advocating for myself, questions aren't allowed in his care and so on.
So I asked for a copy of my file, signed my release form and took the time to sit down and go through it. I find that my penicillin allergy is missing off my charts for the last year or so, my sulfa allergy is clearly listed (so he just wasn't paying attention to that one) 3 other allergies are no longer listed, I'm listed as a smoker ( have NEVER been one).
It's very interesting to see what is and isn't in one's file.
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