http://dearcaringstaff.com/ to download a five point PDF note you can leave at your bedside.
FROM THE SITE: “This document helps people to get better care when staying in a hospital. Just download and print it out, then post it in a prominent location in your hospital room.
It is a simple document that anybody can use when staying in a hospital, to help get better care from doctors, nurses, and other caregivers. It articulates 5 simple points that remind folks to be kind, patient, and gentle.
Sure, these reminders might seem obvious. But given the tremendous load that many caregivers are under, it can help to provide a gentle reminder.”