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Answered By: Jeneen LaSee-Willemssen
Last Updated: Mar 28, 2016     Views: 146

"The Patient Bill of Rights" can refer to a couple of different things, depending upon the context. Pick the information that best suits your situation!

  • A variety of different health organizations and agencies have similar Patient's Bill of Rights. Try doing a Google search on "patient bill of rights" to see how many variations you can find!
    • Nursing homes
    • Hospitals
    • Health departments
    • Clinics
    • State statutes (laws)
  • The Affordable Health Care Act of 2010 included a legally defined Patient Bill of Rights. You can see more information on this here at the Department of Health & Human Services

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