ATTENDANTS' INSPECTION OF PATIENTS ON ADMISSION

Scope and Content

A signed statement was made by the attendant that a patient had been received into the ward and bathed, and any marks or bruises on admission were noted. The printed rule about the inspection of patients on admission, undated, c 1866 can be found at RET 5/7/4/1.

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