Handout: What to Know Before Signing a Legal Variance Form
This handout is designed for patients and families facing the complex and personal decision of either signing a variance form or following specific safe swallow precautions prescribed in a healthcare setting. All patients and families deserve to know 1) their risk of dysphagia; 2) strategies to reduce their risk of dysphagia; and 3) their rights regarding their choice to use those strategies or not within a healthcare setting. This handout describes these three important factors.
Included in: Bundle: Dysphagia Patient, Staff, and Family Education.
Tech specs: Digital download. 1 page. 8.5 x 11 inches. PDF format. 5.5 MB.