You have certain rights and responsibilities as a patient of Madelia Health. These rights and responsibilities help you to take an active role in your health care and promote your well-being and recovery.

Successful medical care requires ongoing collaboration between patients and their health care providers. This partnership requires both individuals to take an active role in the healing process. Patients are responsible for:

  • Showing respect and consideration for the facility, caregivers and property

  • Providing accurate and complete information about your health and reporting any charges in it

  • Asking questions when you do not understand what you have been told

  • Following the care or treatment plan developed for you

  • Reporting any risks, you think are related to your care, and any unexpected changes in your condition

  • Accepting the consequences if you do not follow the care or treatment plan

  • Paying for charges related to your care

Patient Notices at Madelia Health