You have the right to have a support individual of your choice (spouse, domestic partner, family member, or friend) present during the course of your hospital stay, unless this individual’s presence infringes on others’ rights, safety, or is medically or therapeutically contraindicated.
Hospital Rules and Regulations
You have the right to be informed of the rules and regulations of the hospital that relate to your conduct and that of your visitors. You should be informed of the no-tobacco policy and can expect compliance with those rules from all. You are entitled to information about the hospital mechanism for initiation, review and resolution of patient complaints. You have the right, within published rules.