Rights and Needs of Patients
Bluff Road Medical Centre recognises your right to:
- Privacy and confidentiality.
- Refuse treatment, advice, or a medical procedure.
- Transfer care to another doctor or practice. Similarly, the doctor also has the right to discontinue treatment of a patient, and find an alternative doctor if requested.
- Be informed in advance about any out-of-pocket costs, or potential out-of-pocket costs, for consultations, treatments, referrals, procedure, or investigations.