CLIENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES STATEMENT
It is the policy of this agency to provide services to
individuals in an effective and efficient manner. Services will be directed
toward the individual’s health and habilitation and will be provided in the least
restrictive setting possible.
receiving services has the following rights:
1. To receive a
Notice of Privacy Practices.
2. To not be
unlawfully discriminated against in determining eligibility for services.
3. To be treated
with consideration and respect for human dignity.
4. To receive
quality treatment regardless of race, gender, religion, ethnic background,
5. To give
informed consent to treatment and be involved in planning your treatment.
6. To receive
individualized treatment, be informed about your treatment process, and review
7. To obtain one
free copy of your records upon written request, as limited by law.
8. To refuse
treatment to the extent permitted by law and to be informed about the possible
of your actions.
9. To be
involved in your discharge and aftercare planning.
10. To be
provided confidentiality and protection from any unauthorized disclosure regarding
11. To examine
and receive an explanation of the fees for services.
12. To submit
grievances, opinions, and recommendations about the program or the services
through the internal grievance procedure of
this agency, the Center Ombudsman, if any, or the
for Health Services Ombudsman.