All patients have rights. These rights include:
Your personal and medical information is confidential. Medical records and communications with your physicians must be kept private.
Your physician must clearly explain the advantages and risks of any procedures, tests or treatments. You must give your
permission for such care. You have the right to refuse any treatment,
Information about Your Condition
You must be kept up to date about your medical condition, treatments and chances for recovery.
Information about Advance Directives
In most cases, advance directives and your rights as a patient must be explained to you.