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Nephrology Center of Pagadian City
Dialysis Center
2/F BMD Bldg., FS Pajares Ave. cor. Sanson St., Pagadian City, Philippines
(062) 215-8257 / 925-1673 0925-387-2334 NephroPagadian
1. Quality Care
Receive high-quality health care that meets recognized
professional goals.
Be part of the health care team, along with a social
worker, nurse, doctor and dietitian.
Expect that staff members in training will be directly
supervised.
2. Information
Receive information from your nephrologist (kidney
doctor) or a member of the health care team in words
that you and/or your family can understand.
information about your medical conditions, treatment
choices, test results and possible problems.
Be informed about current dialysis treatments, the
process of dialyzer re-use and your options, and any
possible side effects of medications you are taking.
3. Individual Treatment
Be treated with dignity, respect and consideration.
Expect your kidney doctor and other members of your
health care team to listen to you when you suggest
changes in your dialysis treatment.
Expect that treatment will be tailored to your individual
health needs.
Expect that the patient-to-staff ratio at your facility
conforms to state regulations.
4. Privacy and Confidentiality
Expect privacy when receiving medical care.
Expect examinations and discussions about your care
to be held in private.
Expect that your personal medical information will be
kept confidential.
5. Services without Discrimination
Expect medical care without regard to your race,
color, gender, sexual preference, religion or
national origin.
6. Treatment Options
Receive a full explanation of all treatment options
for kidney disease, including their advantages and
disadvantages.
7. Kidney Transplantation
Receive a full explanation of the kidney transplant
process including all transplant options.
Select the transplant center at which you desire to have
a transplant evaluation after consultation with the
nephrologist.
8. Home Care
Be informed of new advances in home care and have
the opportunity to make a change to that treatment
option.
Receive educational materials about new procedures.
Suggest changes in your home care treatment.
Receive follow-up care by dietary, social work and
nursing services.
9. Self-Care Treatment
Receive information about dialysis facilities that offer
self-care.
10. Emergency Care
Receive emergency medical care without unnecessary
delay.
Be informed by the dialysis facility about their
emergency plan in case of a disaster (e.g., storm, fire,
loss of power).
Be informed of the facility’s plan of action in case of
medical emergencies.
11. Dietary Counselling
Receive counselling from a qualified dietitian according
to federal and state law.
Receive nutritional educational material and instruction.
Receive care and counselling on a regular basis.
12. Social Work Services
Receive counselling from a qualified social worker
according to federal and state law.
Receive an evaluation and follow-up care, including a
vocational rehabilitation review.
Receive referrals to community services when needed.
13. Facility Management
Expect the dialysis facility to employ skilled staff and
provide safe, clean, comfortable and professional
surroundings.
Expect the facility to make every effort to make you
comfortable and give you your treatment on time,
according to a schedule that meets special needs
whenever possible.
Expect the facility to monitor the quality of treatment and
equipment according to regulations.
14. Formal Complaint Process
Make a complaint to your facility management and
request that they try to resolve a problem.
Ask and be instructed on your dialysis facility's
grievance process.
15. Refusal, Advance Directives
and End-of-Life Care
Make decisions about your health care based on
information given to you by your kidney doctor.
Complete an advance directive stating your wishes.
Be informed by your kidney doctor of the possible
results of refusing drugs, treatments or procedures.
Be informed of how the facility cares for those regarding
end-of-life needs.
Refuse any drugs, treatments or procedures offered to
you.
Indicate your refusal in writing and accept full
responsibility for the medical outcomes of your refusal.
16. Medical Consultation
Request consultation with another doctor for any
kidney- or non-kidney-related medical problem.
17. Research Programs
Receive a full explanation of any research program in
which you may be able to participate.
Know that the study will not be conducted without your
informed consent or that of the person acting on your
behalf.
Refuse or withdraw from the research study at any time.
18. Treatment Costs
Receive a full explanation of all charges by the facility
and doctor.
Be informed about your financial responsibilities after
health care insurance coverage.
Obtain assistance with completing insurance forms.
Get information about how you can pay your bill and
about programs available to help you.

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Dialysis patients’ bill of rights

  • 1. Nephrology Center of Pagadian City Dialysis Center 2/F BMD Bldg., FS Pajares Ave. cor. Sanson St., Pagadian City, Philippines (062) 215-8257 / 925-1673 0925-387-2334 NephroPagadian
  • 2. 1. Quality Care Receive high-quality health care that meets recognized professional goals. Be part of the health care team, along with a social worker, nurse, doctor and dietitian. Expect that staff members in training will be directly supervised. 2. Information Receive information from your nephrologist (kidney doctor) or a member of the health care team in words that you and/or your family can understand. information about your medical conditions, treatment choices, test results and possible problems. Be informed about current dialysis treatments, the process of dialyzer re-use and your options, and any possible side effects of medications you are taking.
  • 3. 3. Individual Treatment Be treated with dignity, respect and consideration. Expect your kidney doctor and other members of your health care team to listen to you when you suggest changes in your dialysis treatment. Expect that treatment will be tailored to your individual health needs. Expect that the patient-to-staff ratio at your facility conforms to state regulations. 4. Privacy and Confidentiality Expect privacy when receiving medical care. Expect examinations and discussions about your care to be held in private. Expect that your personal medical information will be kept confidential.
  • 4. 5. Services without Discrimination Expect medical care without regard to your race, color, gender, sexual preference, religion or national origin. 6. Treatment Options Receive a full explanation of all treatment options for kidney disease, including their advantages and disadvantages.
  • 5. 7. Kidney Transplantation Receive a full explanation of the kidney transplant process including all transplant options. Select the transplant center at which you desire to have a transplant evaluation after consultation with the nephrologist. 8. Home Care Be informed of new advances in home care and have the opportunity to make a change to that treatment option. Receive educational materials about new procedures. Suggest changes in your home care treatment. Receive follow-up care by dietary, social work and nursing services.
  • 6. 9. Self-Care Treatment Receive information about dialysis facilities that offer self-care. 10. Emergency Care Receive emergency medical care without unnecessary delay. Be informed by the dialysis facility about their emergency plan in case of a disaster (e.g., storm, fire, loss of power). Be informed of the facility’s plan of action in case of medical emergencies.
  • 7. 11. Dietary Counselling Receive counselling from a qualified dietitian according to federal and state law. Receive nutritional educational material and instruction. Receive care and counselling on a regular basis. 12. Social Work Services Receive counselling from a qualified social worker according to federal and state law. Receive an evaluation and follow-up care, including a vocational rehabilitation review. Receive referrals to community services when needed.
  • 8. 13. Facility Management Expect the dialysis facility to employ skilled staff and provide safe, clean, comfortable and professional surroundings. Expect the facility to make every effort to make you comfortable and give you your treatment on time, according to a schedule that meets special needs whenever possible. Expect the facility to monitor the quality of treatment and equipment according to regulations. 14. Formal Complaint Process Make a complaint to your facility management and request that they try to resolve a problem. Ask and be instructed on your dialysis facility's grievance process.
  • 9. 15. Refusal, Advance Directives and End-of-Life Care Make decisions about your health care based on information given to you by your kidney doctor. Complete an advance directive stating your wishes. Be informed by your kidney doctor of the possible results of refusing drugs, treatments or procedures. Be informed of how the facility cares for those regarding end-of-life needs. Refuse any drugs, treatments or procedures offered to you. Indicate your refusal in writing and accept full responsibility for the medical outcomes of your refusal. 16. Medical Consultation Request consultation with another doctor for any kidney- or non-kidney-related medical problem.
  • 10. 17. Research Programs Receive a full explanation of any research program in which you may be able to participate. Know that the study will not be conducted without your informed consent or that of the person acting on your behalf. Refuse or withdraw from the research study at any time. 18. Treatment Costs Receive a full explanation of all charges by the facility and doctor. Be informed about your financial responsibilities after health care insurance coverage. Obtain assistance with completing insurance forms. Get information about how you can pay your bill and about programs available to help you.