A Doctor Appointment

 

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Good afternoon. What have you come in for today?
I have a bad cough and a fever.
How long have you had this fever for?
It started last Thursday and has been getting worse every day.
Have you been taking any medication?
I've been taking one of these over-the-counter medicines.
Then let's take a look. Could you open your mouth and say "aaah"?
Ahhhhhhh
You probably have a bad cold. Get plenty of fluids, rest and take painkillers. If you don't feel better in a couple of days come and see me again.
Can you write me a doctor's note for work?
Of course. Is there anything else I can help you with?
That's all. Thank you.
You are welcome and you should feel better soon. If it gets any worse, call the office and let me know.
 

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Good afternoon.   have you come in for today?
 
 
 
I have a   cough and a fever.
 
 
 
How long have you had this fever   ?
 
 
 
It started last Thursday and has been getting   every day.
 
 
 
 

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Do you have health insurance?
What are your symptoms?
Do you have any allergies?
I would like to make an appointment.
My stomach is aching.
I'm not feeling very well.
Where does it hurt?
How often should I take this medicine?
Do you have health insurance?
 
What are your symptoms?
 
Do you have any allergies?
 
I would like to make an appointment.
 
My stomach is aching.
 
I'm not feeling very well.
 
Where does it hurt?
 
How often should I take this medicine?
 
 
 

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Doctor
Good afternoon. What have you come in for today?
You
I have a bad cough and a fever.
How long have you had this fever for?
It started last Thursday and has been getting worse every day.
Have you been taking any medication?
I've been taking one of these over-the-counter medicines.
Then let's take a look. Could you open your mouth and say "aaah"?
Ahhhhhhh
You probably have a bad cold. Get plenty of fluids, rest and take painkillers. If you don't feel better in a couple of days come and see me again.
Can you write me a doctor's note for work?
Of course. Is there anything else I can help you with?
That's all. Thank you.
You are welcome and you should feel better soon. If it gets any worse, call the office and let me know.
Speak your answers to the dialog (when it's your turn). Record your answers to the dialog (when it's your turn). Then replay your recording and compare each recorded part to the original.
You
Good afternoon. What have you come in for today?
David
I have a bad cough and a fever.
How long have you had this fever for?
It started last Thursday and has been getting worse every day.
Have you been taking any medication?
I've been taking one of these over-the-counter medicines.
Then let's take a look. Could you open your mouth and say "aaah"?
Ahhhhhhh
You probably have a bad cold. Get plenty of fluids, rest and take painkillers. If you don't feel better in a couple of days come and see me again.
Can you write me a doctor's note for work?
Of course. Is there anything else I can help you with?
That's all. Thank you.
You are welcome and you should feel better soon. If it gets any worse, call the office and let me know.
 
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