Patient Rights

Methodist Healthcare strives to ensure your patient rights at all times. Methodist Healthcare is committed to helping you understand your rights and responsibilities as a patient and how to participate in the choices about your health care, including treatment decisions that are made before you actually need such care. As a patient at any of our facilities, you have:

  • Right to information
  • Right to make decisions about care
  • Right to privacy
  • Right to confidentiality
  • Right to records
  • Right to evaluation of services
  • Right to be informed of business relationships
  • Right to consent or decline research
  • Right to continuity of care
  • Right to be informed of hospital policies and practices
  • Right to have an advance directive
  • Right to request interpreter services