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Your Health Rights and Responsibilities

Doc type: Policy Directive
Compliance with this policy directive is mandatory.

Doc No.: PD2011_022

Functional Group - Sub Group:
Clinical/ Patient Services - Governance and Service Delivery
Clinical/ Patient Services - Information and data

Summary
The policy outlines how the seven basic rights summarised in the Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights are achieved in New South Wales.

Date of Publication: 20 April 2011

Replaces:

  • Your Health Rights and Responsibilities [PD2009_053]
Author Branch: Clinical Excellence Commission

This document applies to: Local Health Networks, Board Governed Statutory Health Corporations, Chief Executive Governed Statutory Health Corporations, Specialty Network Governed Statutory Health Corporations, Affiliated Health Organisations, Public Health System Support Division, Community Health Centres, Dental Schools and Clinics, NSW Ambulance Service, Public Hospitals

Audience: NSW Health Employees

Distributed to: Public Health System, NSW Ambulance Service , Ministry of Health

Review Date: 20 April 2016

Policy Manual: Fees, Patient Matters

File No: 09/1914

Status: Active

File link: Your Health Rights and Responsibilities
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Your Health Rights and Responsibilities

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