I hate going to a new healthcare provider! The mounds of new patient info to fill out before you can be seen are sometimes overwhelming! rrgh
Being adopted adds to the process.
I have got frustrated at times filling out the paperwork (say- when I've gone to a new dentist to have annual exam and cleaning) and, really, the last thing I want to deal with is bringing up ADOPTION. I have at a few times, just lied, and used my ap's medical history.
Have you ever done this to avoid the whole "Adopted-not applicable- I don't know???"
Answer by ChrissyH at 8:57 AM on Nov. 27, 2010
Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 1:56 AM on Nov. 20, 2010
I'm very disappointed in you Adopteeme. Whenever I see one of those forms I imagine you with your red Sharpie and your words "I am legally barred from knowing my medical history by the US government". My illusion is shattered.
Answer by onethentwins at 7:59 PM on Nov. 20, 2010
Answer by _Tam_ at 2:44 PM on Nov. 21, 2010
Answer by justnancyb at 6:41 PM on Nov. 21, 2010
Answer by Shanna84 at 12:26 PM on Dec. 6, 2010