Rights And Responsibility

Emory Healthcare’s medical staff and staff know that you are a unique person with your own wants and points of view. The following lists your rights and duties as we work to provide your care.

The Emory Patient Portal can be used by people who are part of the Emory Healthcare network. It’s easy to make visits, look at blood reports and x-rays, and go over vaccine instructions.

The Emory Patient Portal also lets you talk to care teams about your final bills, pay for services with a credit card or electronic check, and do other things.

Rights Of Patients At Emory Healthcare Portal

  • Take part in making your care plan and putting it into action.
  • Make choices about your health care that are based on facts.
  • It is very important to know who is in charge of your care.
  • No matter your age, race, ethnicity, religion, culture, language, physical or mental condition, financial position, gender, sexual orientation, or way of paying, make sure you are treated with care and respect.
  • When it comes to your safety, you will get care in a safe place.
  • You can expect to be treated with respect and safety in a place where no one will abuse or bother you.
  • People who are in pain should be evaluated and treated.
  • Get full and easy-to-understand details about your health situation.
  • You can ask for help or say no to it.

Responsibility Of Patients At Emory Healthcare Portal

  • Give full and correct details about your health, medical conditions, and insurance. If you have one, include a copy of an advance order.
  • Take care to treat other patients, hospital staff, and hospital equipment with respect, and tell your guests to do the same.
  • Do not be afraid to ask any questions you may have.
  • Your providers should know about any changes in your health or situation.
  • Follow your caregiver’s advice or talk to them about any problems you might be having following your treatment plan.
  • Take responsibility if you refuse treatment or don’t follow the treatment plan your doctor gave you.