Q: If leaving AMA , can a facility refuse a normal discharge? See details from email I received below.
".....If she is taken out of treatment against medical advice then Rosewood is unable to assist in any discharge preparation including transitioning and setting up aftercare, sending records, providing a meal plan, providing prescriptions, etc."
A: Not enough information to answer. Talk to a local lawyer for advise regarding your specific situation.
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