Patient Duties

Patients are expected to follow the following responsibilities:

  • Behave responsibly at all times, respect other patients, and cooperate with all staff
  • Inform health care professionals in a timely fashion concerning changes of address and contact information when waiting for a transplant
  • Provide physicians and health care professionals with all relevant information for better prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and care for their condition
  • Inform staff as soon as possible when not proceeding with a scheduled procedure or test.
  • Respect the hospital environment, equipment, and furnishings
  • Respect hospital rules to ensure treatment is properly administered
  • Observe visiting hours in order to allow hospital activities to be carried out
  • Observe smoking and cell phone restrictions, secure ersonal belongings, and not leave them unattended
  • Avoid any behavior that may cause discomfort and bother to other patients