Patient’s Rights & Responsibilities

Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age disability or sex. Understanding and respecting these values guide the provider in meeting the patients’ care needs and preferences and will contribute to more effective patient care and greater satisfaction for the patient, his physician, and the Hospital organization.  It is recognized that the basic rights of human beings for independence of expression, decision and action take on a new dimension during sickness, and especially in an organizational structure.  It is in recognition of these concerns that Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers affirms its responsibility to endeavor to assure that these rights are preserved for patients.  Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers respects a patient’s right to delegate his/her right to make informed decisions to another person (as allowed under State Law).

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