Patient Responsibilities

  • Provide accurate and complete information about their health condition.
  • Follow the treatment plan recommended by the treating Doctor.
  • Accept responsibility for their actions if they refuse treatment.
  • Preserve and produce all the records of their illness.
  • Accept responsibility for the safekeeping of their valuables and possessions.
  • Abide by the rules and regulations of the hospital including the “No-tobacco Campus Policy”.
  • Be considerate of the rights of other patients and CMC personnel by assisting with the control of noise, cleanliness and number of visitors.
  • Respect the property of others and that of CMC.
  • Provide honest information concerning their ability to pay for services and pay bills in time if they have agreed to do so.
  • Provide useful feedback about services and policies.
  • Treat all healthcare workers with respect.
  • Abide by all applicable National, State and Local laws.