Many of the sites which give you doctor note tend to underplay the format or overdo it. In both cases you will be in the trouble of being caught. Hence you need a doctor note which looks genuine and presents the “facts” about medicines and treatments the way a doctor writes them. if you are genuinely interested in faking your illness in a genuine manner, a plain sheet of paper with a header stating the hospital name and address should be sufficient. However in such cases you may need a seal of the hospital where you got the treatment. Otherwise you can search for templates of doctor note online.
Search Until Perfection for Doctor Note
Sometimes you may not get the required doctor note template within the first few searches. Then you might get fed up and print the one which you may feel satisfactory for your employer. In such cases you need to step into your HR department and see a sample of the genuine doctor note submitted by the other employees.
- If the doctor note that you produce is anywhere away from the standards accepted by your company, you will be in trouble from your HR department before it is passed to your employer. So you need to be careful about the format. if you have a friend who is submitting such a doctor note, you can read through it and make notes on the format. Then you can use similar criteria to search in the web.
- In some formats you may find all the sections to be OK, but the main section of header and footer could be missing. These are the two lifelines which make up your doctor note appear genuine.
- Always opt for professional formats which the doctors might use. But you should be careful while specifying the hospital name and address. This is something which you should be highly careful about, especially if you plan to claim for your medicines and treatments! Even otherwise your HR department may call up the hospital to enquire about any further treatments or medications which you may need in the post treatment period. This could also put you in trouble.
- Search for a template of doctor note which is printer friendly. Make sure that one entire page fits the format perfectly. In case it extends beyond one page, ensure that the header and footer texts are repeated in all the pages. Check for fonts size and style which should look original.
Prescriptions for Doctor’s Note
If you are not too sure of the pre printed prescriptions on the templates it is better to choose a template for doctor’s note which has blank space in this section. In such cases you can search for a suitable illness and its related prescriptions. Make sure that the medicines you specify are not OTC (over the counter) versions. For this you need to search for the right kind of medications which are prescribed and given only at hospitals. This process might take time but it is worth to make genuine doctor’s note.