Patient and Family Rights

You have the right to:

  • Respect of your values and beliefs (religious and other beliefs).
  • Respect for privacy and confidentiality of care and information.
  • Protection of your possessions from theft or loss.
  • Protection from physical assault and other vulnerabilities.
  • Participate in the care process and treatment plans.
  • Seek a second opinion without fear of compromise to care.
  • To be informed about the outcomes of planned care and treatment.
  • To be told when informed consent will be required.
  • To refuse medical treatment.
  • Right for assessment and management of pain and respectful end of life care.
  • To voice complaints, conflicts, and differences of opinion.
  • To receive adequate information about your illness and proposed treatment(s).
  • To know your care givers responsible for your care.
  • To know how to donate organs and other tissues and to make a decision about donation in a setting free of coercion and pressure.

Patient and Family’s Responsibilities

You are responsible to:

  • Provide complete and accurate medical history including current medications.
  • Inform the treating team about any allergies to medications or food.
  • Follow the treating physician and the Fakeeh Home Health Care staff’s recommendations and advice during treatment. .
  • Follow the Fakeeh Home Health Care rules and regulations related to safety, cleanliness and infection control.
  • Respect the rights of the healthcare givers.
  • Maintain the Fakeeh Home Health Care equipment’s, assets and systems.