• health
  • SHS actively encourages patients to assume responsibility for their own health and welfare. (unf.edu)
  • Every patient has the responsibility to provide feedback to the Health Service regarding its operation. (uno.edu)
  • If the patient feels his/her complaint is unresolved, he/she may write the Kansas Department of Health & Environment (KDHE) at: 1000 SW Jackson, Suite 200, Topeka, KS 66612-1365 or may call 1-800-842-0078. (hutchregional.com)
  • He now runs Neil Betteridge Associates (UK), a company offering patient insight at a strategic level to UK and international projects involving patient associations, health professional organisations and private companies. (activecitizenship.net)
  • A patient is expected to provide, to the best of his or her knowledge, accurate and complete information about his or her present complaint, past illnesses, hospitalizations, medications including over-the-counter products and dietary supplements and any allergies or sensitivities and other matters relating to his or her health. (willseye.org)
  • The Home Health Registered Nurse continually re-evaluates the patients nursing needs. (healthecareers.com)
  • The rights and interests of doctors and patients: does the new Victorian Health Professions Registration Act 2005 strike a fair balance? (mja.com.au)
  • The health record as well as any electronically stored variant of the traditional paper files contain proper identification of the patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • CRISP was created by Johns Hopkins Medicine, MedStar Health, the University of Maryland Medical System and Erickson Retirement Communities, and receives input from a wide range of sources, including clinicians, hospitals, patients, privacy advocates, payers, and regulators and policymakers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients are at time unfairly dropped from their health plans, and then have to deal with outstanding charges that multiply rapidly. (wikipedia.org)
  • SLIC files more than 100 petitions each year to protect the health, dignity, and rights of India's citizens. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chaoulli v Quebec (AG) 1 S.C.R. 791, 2005 SCC 35, was a decision by the Supreme Court of Canada of which the Court ruled that the Quebec Health Insurance Act and the Hospital Insurance Act prohibiting private medical insurance in the face of long wait times violated the Quebec Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • September 6, 2017: In a landmark judgment for reproductive rights, The Supreme Court of India permitted a 13 year old rape victim to terminate her pregnancy at 32 weeks asking "how can such a small girl become a mother" in a case filed by HRLN. (wikipedia.org)
  • Earlier, on July 28, 2017 the top court had rejected a petition, on medical grounds, filed by another 10-year-old rape victim, who sought permission to terminate her 32-week-old pregnancy, which makes this recent judgment a big step in the right direction towards upholding the reproductive rights of women. (wikipedia.org)
  • physicians
  • A steering committee, made up of patients, community representatives, hospital leadership and staff, physicians, and volunteers, is being established to receive the results of the feedback and finalize the Patient Bill of Rights and Responsibilites. (niagarahealth.on.ca)
  • With his wife, Dr. Carola B. Eisenberg, former Dean of Students, first at MIT, then at Harvard Medical School, he has been active with Physicians for Human Rights, which as an organization received a Nobel Peace Prize in 1997 for its International Campaign to Ban Landmines. (wikipedia.org)
  • procedure
  • The patient will not be subjected to any procedure without her/his voluntary consent or the consent of a legally authorized representative, excepted in an emergency when the patient is unable to make an informed consent and a legally-authorized representative is unavailable. (umc.edu)
  • Reversing the intermediate appellate court, the Maryland court of appeals agreed with Malone's position and established the right of Maryland patients to sue a surgeon for lack of informed consent in not advising that other more experienced surgeons were available for a particular procedure. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, this procedure carries a very high risk of failure and the patient will likely require a heart transplant. (wikipedia.org)
  • violation
  • The patient and any accompanying members are expected not to engage in any activity that is in violation of those policies and procedures. (willseye.org)
  • Let them know you know this is a violation of patient rights and you want it dealt with immediatly or you will seek out legal council. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The wait lists, she claims, are an implicit form of rationing, and it is the government's rationing policy that is being challenged here as a violation of the right to "security of person" (per Canadian Charter) and "personal inviolability" (per Quebec Charter). (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • Every patient has the right to a clear and straight forward discussion of his/her medical condition. (uno.edu)
  • The following are rights guaranteed to patients of the University of Mississippi Medical Center. (umc.edu)
  • A patient, or patient designee, shall have access to the information contained in his or her medical records upon request unless access is specifically restricted by the attending practitioner for medical reasons. (willseye.org)
  • Further information varies with the individual medical history of the patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • The use of an individual dossier style medical record, where records are kept on each patient by name and illness type originated at the Mayo Clinic out of a desire to simplify patient tracking and to allow for medical research. (wikipedia.org)
  • The medical history is a longitudinal record of what has happened to the patient since birth. (wikipedia.org)
  • The pilot program of RCCS, and its foremost goal is to ensure that every cancer patient is covered by the absolute best medical coverage that money can buy. (wikipedia.org)
  • RCCS has a medical advisory board to assist patients in finding the most appropriate specialist, taking into consideration many factors such as insurance acceptance and convenience of location. (wikipedia.org)
  • RCCS/Y, the Israeli division of RCCS was founded to encourage Israeli Cancer-stricken patients to seek help in Israel, as apposed to looking elsewhere for medical help. (wikipedia.org)
  • emergency
  • When an emergency occurs and a patient is transferred to another facility, the responsible person shall be notified. (willseye.org)
  • risks
  • When medically appropriate and legally permissible, or when a patient has so requested due to religious or other reasons a patient may be transferred to another facility only after the patient has received complete information and explanation concerning the need for, risks, benefits and alternatives to such a transfer. (hutchregional.com)
  • access
  • Every patient has the responsibility to respect the right of access of other students to the clinic. (uno.edu)
  • He currently helps to coordinate much of the European work of GAfPA, the Global Alliance for Patient Access. (activecitizenship.net)
  • Patients have the right of access to people outside of UMMC by means of visitors or by verbal and written communication, which includes access to an interpreter, if needed. (umc.edu)
  • A patient who does not speak English shall have access, where possible, to an interpreter. (willseye.org)
  • This, through the promotion of access to electoral justice with a focus on rights and promoting a culture of democratic legality that is rooted in electoral transparency and judicial ethics. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • surgeon
  • Both Min-woo and Jae-in work in ER under the guidance of Choi In-hyuk (Lee Sung-min), a famously astute workaholic surgeon who puts his patients before himself. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also a surgeon, writer, feminist, and suffragist, Rodríguez was an activist for the right of Mexican women, and affiliated with the Mexican Communist Party. (wikipedia.org)
  • Practice
  • In Semsker v. Lockshin, a state court jury in Rockville, Maryland, awarded the family of a deceased attorney $5.8 million against a dermatology practice that had failed to timely diagnose the attorney's melanoma. (wikipedia.org)
  • family
  • In addition, patients and their family members feel comfort knowing that they are being monitored and will be supported if a problem arises. (wikipedia.org)
  • Responsibility
  • Every patient has the responsibility to follow recommendations regarding his/her healthcare. (uno.edu)
  • Every patient has the responsibility to use prescription and over-the-counter medications according to their instructions only, and to learn of their side effects. (uno.edu)
  • Every patient has the responsibility to attend follow-up appointments. (uno.edu)
  • Every patient has the responsibility to cancel appointments if unable to attend. (uno.edu)
  • nurses
  • Feeble patients are unable to deal with difficult nurses, harried doctors with abrupt bedside manners, and language communication difficulties. (wikipedia.org)
  • cancer
  • Started her commitment for lung cancer patients in 2006. (activecitizenship.net)
  • Rofeh Cholim Cancer Society (RCCS) is an American-based organization dedicated to funding insurance policies for cancer-stricken patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Often cancer patients that may have been paying their premiums their entire life, due to the financial difficulties brought on by the disease, may begin to fall behind in their payments causing a suspension of their policy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chai Lifeline http://www.jewswire.com/.../Rofeh_Cholim_Auction_to_Benefit_Cancer_Patients_Cu..._162.html "$1,805,494.02 Recovered for RCCS Cancer Patients! (wikipedia.org)
  • Charter
  • In a 4 to 3 decision, the Court found the Acts violated Quebecers' right to life and security of person under the Quebec Charter. (wikipedia.org)
  • Three of the seven judges also found that the laws violated section seven of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • refuse
  • Disclosures and records are treated confidentially and the patient is given the opportunity to approve or refuse their release, except when release is required by law. (unf.edu)
  • The right to refuse to participate in experimental research. (unf.edu)
  • indicates
  • Called the Southampton Traffic Light Test , or STL , it is a combination of various tests and clinical markers which provide a score that indicates how likely it is for a patient to develop fibrosis or cirrhosis of the liver. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • clinical
  • 11 12 Low patient satisfaction may result in poor compliance with the potential for waste of resources and suboptimal clinical outcome. (bmj.com)