Portage Health respects the rights of the patient and recognizes that each patient is an individual with unique healthcare needs. The staff at Portage Health provides a consistent, safe standard level of care throughout the system which is considerate and respectful of patients’ individual needs and personal dignity.
All those associated with the health system in any capacity are responsible for the patient’s adherence to their responsibilities and that they are afforded their rights as set forth in this booklet.
The rights of a patient can be exercised on the patient’s behalf by a designated proxy or surrogate decision maker if the patient lacks decision-making capacity, is legally incompetent or is a minor.
All Portage Health patients have the following responsibilities:
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