Discharge Checklist - San Francisco VA Health Care System
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San Francisco VA Health Care System


Discharge Checklist

My discharge day is  ____________________

My discharge time is ____________________

□  Did I arrange for a ride home?

□  Does my ride know when to pick me up?

□  Do I have all my medications and medical equipment or supplies I will need at home?

□  Do I have any clothing or items in the Patients Effects Room or with the Agent Cashier?

  If I am going to need assistance after I get home, have I made arrangements with family or friends?

  If the doctor ordered home care, do I know how to contact the agency?

  If  I will need home oxygen therapy,  have arrangements been made?

  Will I need to return to the VA to see my doctor?  If so, have I been given my appointment?

  Do I know how to take my medications?

  Do I have a copy of my Discharge Instructions?