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15] in Finland concluded that patient rights with regards to privacy protection might be better secured in university hospitals than in state hospitals.
It is now up to all members of the parliament to consider all of the concerns that have been expressed about the Patient Rights Bill before deciding whether the potential risks it poses are worth taking.
Another important source of conflict over patient rights results from the procedures and directives guiding emergency medical technicians.
After speaking with Medical Web Technologies, they were able to quickly adapt the One Medical Passport solution deployed in our facility to include the necessary patient rights information and receipt of acknowledgement.
He said the draft Patient Rights Law and the Medical Errors and Compensation Law would be put to the Shura Council and parliament in November.
We need a representative in Congress who has an ability to work in a bipartisan way that will fight for patient rights, that will fight for prescription drug benefits for seniors,'' he said.
We were particularly pleased with the strong and positive findings in the areas of improving organization since the previous survey, as well as patient rights and patient assessment.
Although many healthcare facilities have taken great measures to protect patient rights, there is always an undercurrent of concern that they have taken all appropriate measures.
But Clinton, speaking to an elderly campaign crowd in Florida on Friday, used the issue to portray himself as a guardian of patient rights in the fast-growing field of HMOs, backing legislation patterned after laws enacted this year in 16 states.

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