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Being discharged from the hospital can be a complicated process. At BIDMC we want to make sure that we always answer your questions in a helpful and timely way. This is especially true as you prepare to leave the hospital. We hope this website addresses most of your questions and concerns, and helps to make you and your loved ones feel confident and comfortable. We also urge you to talk with your health care team about the process and any worries you may have.