Lifespan hospitals recognizes the rights of each of our patients. State laws have been established to ensure that your rights are respected. Below is an easy to understand interpretation of the law. It is also our promise to you.
The hospital has the right to expect responsible behavior from its patients and their families. We expect that you will:
If you have questions or suggestions, please contact the ethics committee at your hospital. If you have concerns, you may contact the R.I. State Department of Health, 3 Capital Hill, Providence, RI 02908, or call 401-222-2566.