Patient Rights (Policies & Procedures)

Course Details:

  • Category: Diversity, Ethics, and Cultural Competency; Ethics Series
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Target Audience: All Employees

Course Overview: To promote and protect patient rights in healthcare facilities, patients and personnel should both be informed of what these rights consist of and how to implement them. This course will provide training to promote the understanding of patient rights, including policies and procedures that protect and promote them while remaining compliant with HIPAA Rules.

Training Includes:

  • Defining Patient Rights
  • Right to Information
  • Treatment Decisions
  • Privacy and Confidentiality
  • Make Complaints and Appeals
  • Right to Respect
  • Consumer Responsibilities and Expectations
  • Role of the Patient's Bill of Rights
  • End of Life Rights
  • Rights of Children and Adolescents
  • Responsibilities of Healthcare Workers
  • Patient Responsibilities
  • Affordable Care Act Rights and Protections
  • Rights Provided Under HIPAA