You will receive appropriate treatment and services regardless of sex or your cultural, economic, educational or religious background or the source of payment of your care. You will receive considerate, respectful care from qualified personnel who respect your personal values and belief system.
Privacy & Safety
Every consideration will be shown for your individual privacy during interviews and examinations. This includes the right to request that a person of your own sex be present during certain parts of your physical examination, procedure or treatment. Patients have the right to a "safe setting" and to be free of abuse or harassment.
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Identity of Physicians & Staff
You will be told the name of the physician who has primary responsibility for coordinating your care and the names and professional relationship of the other physicians and staff who will provide care and treatment. You have the right to have your physician and a representative notified upon your admission to the hospital.
Confidentiality & Access to Medical Records
Information pertaining to your diagnosis, care and method of payment will be kept confidential and not be released to other parties without your consent. You have the right to access your medical records from the physician. Such information includes your diagnosis, treatment and prognosis communicated in language you can reasonably be expected to understand. In an emergency, if you should lack the capability to make decisions, the information will be made available to a legally authorized individual. View privacy notice.