How to Get Your Emergency Eye Surgery Done Right News24 | Posted December 19, 2018 12:23:33In some cases, it’s possible that your doctor may prescribe a more appropriate prescription.
Here are some tips to help you avoid any potential complications.1.
Get a referral from your eye doctor.
Ask your eye care provider to recommend an eye care specialist for your specific emergency eye procedure.2.
Get your referral from the emergency room or urgent care provider.
Ask for a referral by filling out an emergency referral form, and filling out the request form in a timely manner.3.
Ask your doctor to give you a copy of the emergency procedure’s protocols.4.
If you have other concerns about the procedure, including concerns about safety or the appropriateness of the procedure or how you can access it, ask for a written copy of your emergency procedures guidelines and any other written information.5.
Check with your insurance provider about the safety and appropriatness of your procedures.6.
Ask if there are any restrictions on how the emergency eye procedures are performed.
If you have any questions about your emergency procedure, call 911.