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Patient’s responsibilities

2.1Please actively share complete and accurate information about your health, including medical history, allergies, admissions, treatment and surgery experience, current medications and any past or ongoing complications to your medical health providers. This will enable us to evaluate your situation comprehensively and provide you the best care possible.

 

2.2 You have the right to accept or refuse our doctor’s recommendation. Regardless of acceptance or refusal, you should have a clear understanding of the outcomes of such a decision, and take full responsibility for the resulting consequences. After agreeing to the treatment plan with clear explanation, please follow the hospital policies and comply with the given instructions.

 

2.3 Please respect the expertise of our medical professionals. You may not ask our healthcare professionals to provide any false or incorrect medical documentation, receipts, or certificates.

 

2.4You are responsible for paying your bills and meeting the financial obligations arising from your care.

 

2.5 You are responsible for improving your own health, and not wasting unnecessary medical resources. Without your doctor’s approval, please do not use any other medications not prescribed for your treatment.  After evaluation, if your doctor decides it is best for you to transfer to another ward or hospital, or recommends discharge home, please follow the rules and regulations of our hospital.

 

2.6 Please follow our hospital’s policies and regulations regarding infection control and be respectful to the rights of other patients and our medical care providers while in the hospital. You are responsible for being considerate and cooperative, refrain from unruly behavior and to respect the rights and properties of others.  Please take good care of your own personal belongings.

2.7 To facilitate effectiveness of medical service, maintain peaceful atmosphere in our wards, and respect the privacy of other patients and our medical staff, photographs, video recording, or audio recording is prohibited.

 

2.8   If you need to leave your room or the hospital temporarily during hospitalization, please inform your primary nurse. Permission will be granted by your physician on a case by case basis, and if granted, please follow the corresponding rules and regulations.