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From the Ted Talk by Judy MacDonald Johnston: Prepare for a good end of life

Unscramble the Blue Letters

Hospital rdaienses is critical. You are likely to be hdeead to the emergency room, and you want to get this right. Prepare a one-page surammy of your mdeaicl history, medications and physician information. Put this in a really bright envelope with copies of your insurance cards, your power of attorney, and your do-not-resuscitate order. Have advocates keep a set in their car. Tape a set to your refrigerator. When you show up in the E.R. with this packet, your aismosidn is streamlined in a material way.

Open Cloze

Hospital _________ is critical. You are likely to be ______ to the emergency room, and you want to get this right. Prepare a one-page _______ of your _______ history, medications and physician information. Put this in a really bright envelope with copies of your insurance cards, your power of attorney, and your do-not-resuscitate order. Have advocates keep a set in their car. Tape a set to your refrigerator. When you show up in the E.R. with this packet, your _________ is streamlined in a material way.

Solution

  1. readiness
  2. headed
  3. summary
  4. medical
  5. admission

Original Text

Hospital readiness is critical. You are likely to be headed to the emergency room, and you want to get this right. Prepare a one-page summary of your medical history, medications and physician information. Put this in a really bright envelope with copies of your insurance cards, your power of attorney, and your do-not-resuscitate order. Have advocates keep a set in their car. Tape a set to your refrigerator. When you show up in the E.R. with this packet, your admission is streamlined in a material way.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
neurological illness 2

Important Words

  1. admission
  2. advocates
  3. attorney
  4. bright
  5. car
  6. cards
  7. copies
  8. critical
  9. emergency
  10. envelope
  11. headed
  12. history
  13. hospital
  14. information
  15. insurance
  16. material
  17. medical
  18. medications
  19. order
  20. packet
  21. physician
  22. power
  23. prepare
  24. put
  25. readiness
  26. refrigerator
  27. room
  28. set
  29. show
  30. streamlined
  31. summary
  32. tape