Before, during and after a hospital stay
You may not always know you’ll be going into hospital, but when you do it’s a good idea to plan ahead. Deciding what you’ll take with you, thinking about the information you need, and knowing how the hospital should manage your return home can all make your hospital stay more manageable.
The Independent Age factsheet about hospital stays offers advice on what happens before, during and after your hospital stay. Hospital care in England what you need to know