Patient Rights and Responsibilities

Patients of Montgomery Family Medicine have the right to the best medical care we can provide.  We will treat all our patients to the utmost of our abilities, without distinction.  As a patient, you will have the right to know the condition of your health and to share in your health plan.  You have the right to know the costs and alternatives to any procedure or test.  You have the right to discrete, compassionate care delivered when you need it.  You have the right to a courteous, capable and efficient staff.

 

Patients of Montgomery Family Medicine share in the responsibility for their own health care.  As a patient, you will be expected to follow our recommendations, complete all medication regimens, and show up for scheduled exams, procedures and follow-up appointments.  You have the responsibility to pay for your medical care and to inform us of any changes to your insurance or personal data.  You have the responsibility to cooperate with our efforts and to treat us, our staff and your fellow patients with the same courtesy you feel you deserve.  You have the responsibility to communicate openly and honestly with us.

 

Patients of Montgomery Family Medicine have the right to the privacy of their medical and financial information which is secured by our Patient Information Protection Plan.