Patient Rights & Responsibilities
Welcome to Delta Health Center, Inc.! We are glad that you have chosen to partner with us for your health care needs. Please take a moment to review patients’ rights and responsibilities.
Your Rights & Responsibilities
be an active participant in your health care and treatment.
know the names of the health care providers caring for you.
a private and safe setting.
be treated with respect and dignity.
be informed about your illness and treatment, including options for your care.
change medical providers at Delta Health Center, Inc.
seek other opinions about your illness or treatment
confidentiality of your health records.
address any concerns, problems, or questions about your care to the clinic manager.
communicate to your medical provider your illness or complications.
question your medical provider about your illness or care.
respect care givers and other patients.
cancel or reschedule appointments.
pay your bills in a timely manner.
use your medications or medical devices.
inform the medical provider if you become worse.
know about services available through DHC
respect for your cultural, social, spiritual and personal values and beliefs.
know about permissible reporting requirements.
request special arrangements if you have a disability
ask for assistance with a living will or durable power of attorney for health care.
refuse treatment, care and services as allowed by law
know the cost of your care and ways you may pay for your care.
refuse to take part in any research program devoid of limiting medical care or treatment.
notify the provider if you have an allergic or unexpected reaction to medication.
give written permission to release your other health .records to Delta Health Center, Inc. when necessary.
provide DHC with a copy of your living will or durable power of attorney for healthcare matters. If you have any questions, please tell your medical provider or the clinic manager.