Patients Responsibilities

While in our care you have the responsibility to:

  • Provide accurate & complete information about your current symptoms, past illnesses, hospitalisation, medications & other matters relating to your health.
  • Indicate if you do not understand your proposed treatment & expected outcome.
  • Follow the agreed treatment plan recommended by the doctor.
  • Be considerate of the rights of other patients & hospital staff.
  • Provide accurate details of your Medicare and/or private health insurance.
  • Respect the property of other persons and the clinic.
  • Accept the consequences if you refuse treatment or do not follow your doctors instructions.
  • Arrange home care with a responsible adult for 24 hours following discharge from the clinic.
  • Arrange suitable transport home after your operation or procedure.