You are the most valuable member of your health care team, and we encourage you to partner with your health care providers in sharing knowledge about your condition and treatment plan. Please share with us how you would like yourself or your family to be included in your care.
As a patient of UC Davis Medical Center, you have the right to:
*Protected Health Information (PHI) is defined as any clinical health information related to the patient’s past, present or future physical or mental health condition which is obtained by any health care provider, either verbally or in writing, and which also includes information which identifies or reasonably identifies an individual.
As a patient of UC Davis Medical Center, you have the following responsibilities:
This Patients’ Rights document incorporates the requirements of The Joint Commission; Title 22, California Code of Regulations, Section 70707; Health and Safety Code Sections 1262.6, 1288.4 and 124960; 42 C.F.R. Section 482.13 (Medicare Conditions of Participation) and Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act.
The University of California and UC Davis Health are committed to the principle of treating each community member with respect and dignity. Across all of its locations, including clinical settings, the University prohibits discrimination and harassment (including sexual assault and other forms of sexual harassment).
To learn more about our commitment and how patients can report misconduct in the clinical setting, please visit How to Make a Report of Sexual Harassment and Notice of Nondiscrimination.