Patient-Responsibility

As a patient of Vasavi Hospital you are responsible to :

  1. Follow the hospital rules and regulations – No smoking, Visitors Policy, treat Hospital employees, other patients with respect and courtesy.
  2. Respect others privacy and confidentiality.
  3. Provide complete, truthful and accurate information about demographic details, the present condition, past illnesses, past history and on any medications/ earlier treatment that pertain to your health.
  4. To ask questions to your Healthcare provider if anything is not understood properly.
  5. Inform your doctor if your anticipating any problem in following prescribed treatment considering other alternatives.
  6. To follow the prescribed treatment plan and carefully comply with the instructions given
  7. Enquire about the disease, treatment and alternate treatment for any further clarifications.
  8. To accept the measures taken by the Hospital to ensure personal privacy and confidentiality of medical records
  9. Faithfully undergo the agreed treatment and diligently follow the instructions given by the doctors
  10. Not to take any medication without knowledge of the doctors and healthcare professionals.
  11. Take necessary preventive measures in case of infectious diseases as per the Healthcare providers instructions.
  12. Make payment for the treatment, wherever applicable to the hospital promptly.
  13. Be punctual to attend the hospital in case of appointments, if necessary cancel /reschedule appointments well in advance
  14. Preserve all the records of your illness.
  15. Communicate to the healthcare provider if your condition worsens or does not improve to your expectations.
  16. Give priority for patients who need emergency treatment.
  17. To understand the charter of rights and responsibilities further seek clarifications, if any.