The patient has the right to chose freely and changes his/her physician. The patient has the right to ask for the opinion of another physician at any stage.
I, a patient is a minor or otherwise legally incompetent, the consent of a legally entitled representative, where legally relevant, is required. Nevertheless, the patient must be involved in the decision making to the fullest extent allowed by his/her capacity.
The right to expect sensitivity in response to your spiritual, cultural and social values and beliefs.
The right to receive considerate, respectful care which promotes comfort, security, confidentiality, personal privacy and dignity.
Right to receive care in a safe setting, free from all forms of abuse or harassment.
Right to make decisions about the patients care, including the right to know why an operation or treatment is needed and who will perform the operation or treatment. This includes the right to refuse care or treatment and to know what may happen if the treatment is not received.
The rights to develop advance directives and to have hospital staff comply with those directives.
The patient has the right to receive information about himself/herself recorded in any or his/her medical records, and to be fully informed about his/her health status including the medical facts about his/her condition. However, confidential information in the patients records about the third party should not be given to the patient without the consent of that third party.
The right to receive treatment in a safe, abuse-free environment without discrimination as to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, or source of payment.
The right to be free from restrains and seclusions of any form that are not medically indicated. Unless required emergency situations to protect the patients and or others safety.
The right to agree or reject to take part in or withdraw from any study or experiment related to the patients care or treatment.
The right to review bills and expect answers all questions pertaining to it.
Right to participate in the consideration of any ethical questions that may arise in the course of your care.
The right to participate for religious counseling. Patient is welcome to arrange for religious counselor to visit and/or pray for you while in the hospital.