Considerate, respectful care focused on your needs.

As a patient, you have rights when you choose us to be your health care partner, including rights to health information, fair treatment and freedom of choice concerning medical decisions. ECU Health respects the rights of the patient, recognizes you as an individual with unique health care needs, and is committed to respecting your personal dignity and providing considerate, respectful care focused on your individual needs.

Patient Rights & Responsibilities
– For Adults

ECU Health Ambulatory Care
(English and Spanish/Español)
This includes ECU Health Physicians offices and ECU Health SurgiCenter.

ECU Health Hospitals
(English and Spanish/Español)
This includes all ECU Health hospitals with the exception of The Outer Banks Hospital and the James and Connie Maynard Children’s Hospital.

ECU Health Behavioral Health
(English and Spanish/Español)

The Outer Banks Hospital
(English and Spanish/Español)

Home Health & Hospice
(English)

Home Health & Hospice
(Spanish/Español)

Patient Rights & Responsibilities
– For Children

ECU Health Ambulatory Care
(English and Spanish/Español)
This includes ECU Health Physicians offices and the SurgiCenter.

ECU Health Hospitals
(English and Spanish/Español)
This includes all ECU Health hospitals with the exception of The Outer Banks Hospital and James and Connie Maynard Children’s Hospital.

The Outer Banks Hospital
(English and Spanish/Español)

ECU Health Maynard Children’s Hospital at ECU Health Medical Center
(English and Spanish/Español)

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