At South Sinai Hospital, we prioritize the rights of our patients, ensuring that they receive the highest standard of care and respect. We believe in empowering our patients and promoting their well-being. Here are the key rights you can expect as a patient at our hospital:
Right to Receive the Best Medical Care: As a patient, you have the right to receive the highest quality medical care from our experienced healthcare professionals. We are dedicated to providing you with exceptional treatment and ensuring your well-being.
Right to Information: You have the right to obtain comprehensive information about your condition, treatment options, and any potential risks or side effects. We strive to keep you informed and involved in your healthcare decisions.
Right to Control Information: You have the right to identify in advance the type of information you prefer not to be informed about concerning your health. We respect your preferences and will ensure that your wishes are honored.
Right to Ask Questions and Express Opinions: We encourage you to ask questions, seek clarifications, and express your opinions about your healthcare. Your active participation is vital in promoting effective communication and ensuring that you receive the best possible care.
Right to Make Decisions: You have the right to make free and informed decisions about your medical care. We respect your autonomy and will provide you with the necessary information and support to make well-informed choices.
Right to Dignity and Respect: We value your dignity and individuality. Our healthcare professionals will treat you with utmost respect, compassion, and empathy, ensuring that your physical and emotional well-being are prioritized.
Right to Confidentiality: We understand the importance of maintaining your privacy and confidentiality. Your personal information and medical records will be kept secure and strictly confidential in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.
Obligations of Patients
As a patient at South Sinai Hospital, we kindly request your cooperation in fulfilling the following obligations:
Provide Accurate Health Information: It is essential to provide accurate and complete information about your health, medical history, and any medications or treatments you are currently undergoing. This helps our healthcare professionals provide you with the most appropriate care.
Follow Hospital Regulations: Please adhere to the regulations and policies of our hospital. These guidelines are in place to ensure the safety and well-being of all patients and staff.
Respect for Others: We kindly ask that you avoid behaving in a manner that may disturb or inconvenience other patients or staff. Respecting the rights and privacy of others contributes to a harmonious healthcare environment.
Payment for Services: It is expected that you will fulfill your financial obligations by paying for the medical services you receive promptly. Our billing department will provide you with detailed information regarding the costs and payment procedures.
At South Sinai Hospital, we are committed to upholding the rights of our patients and providing a safe, respectful, and caring environment for your healthcare journey. Your trust and well-being are our top priorities, and we strive to exceed your expectations at every step.
If you have any questions or require further information, please do not hesitate to contact our staff. We are here to support you and ensure your experience at South Sinai Hospital is exceptional in every way.