As a patient you have certain rights. When patients understand and accept their rights and responsibilities, they become partners in care with their health care team. Hayward Area Memorial Hospital informs all patients and their patient representatives of their rights and responsibilities while receiving care, treatment, and services. To promote a better understanding of the expectations which exist between you and Hayward Area Memorial Hospital, please read the Patient Rights and Responsibilities statement.
We understand that medical information about you and your health is personal. Hayward Area Memorial Hospital and Waters Edge is dedicated to maintaining the privacy of your medical information. In conducting our business, we will create records regarding you and the treatment and services we provide to you to offer you quality care and to comply with certain legal requirements. It is your right to request access to this information.
Click here to download the Authorization for Disclosure of Health Information