Patient Awareness

In India, the patient has a right to;

  • Seek second opinion about patient disease, treatment, care.
  • Considerate and respectful care.
  • Information on diagnosis, treatment, and medicines.
  • Obtain all the relevant information regarding professionals involved in patient care.
  • Expect patient communication and patient records confidentiality.
  • Privacy concerning patient medical care program.
  • Prompt emergency treatment.
  • Refuse participation in clinical trials.
  • Receipt of patient medical records
  • Obtain hospital rules and regulations/facilities applicable to patient care.
  • Detailed billing.

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