Wednesday 19/12/2018

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The patient and his/her family are entitle to:

Inform the patient or his/her legal guardian of the right of refusing the treatment or a part of it; taking into account the adopted laws and regulations. That is in addition to the expected consequences, where the patient must sign a declaration that confirms his/her decision.

There will be no procedures or decisions, that is not related to the health condition, taken against the patient as a result of refusing the treatment. The health facility will continue provide appropriate health care to the patient according to standard medical criteria.

There will be no procedures or decisions taken against the patient as a result of refusing the treatment in case the patient wants to treat the same illness or another one.

The patient or his/her legal guardian is fully responsible for his decisions or acts in case he/she refuses treatment or does not follow its instructions.

Inform the patient of other alternative treatments in case he refuses the treatment.