Providing Comprehensive Anesthesia Care for the Front Range

BVA Patient Rights

It is the right of any Patient of Boulder Valley Anesthesiologists to:

  • Receive professional and considerate care that is respectful of your cultural, personal values and beliefs. This right exists regardless of sex, race, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or payor source.
  • Know the identity, professional status, and experience of physician anesthesiologists involved in your care.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of your anesthetic care plan.
  • Receive relevant, current, and understandable information concerning your anesthetic plan.Receive an explanation of any proposed anesthetic plan for your procedure.  The explanation should include a description, in terms you can understand, of the procedure, benefits, side effect, and possible complications.
  • Give your informed consent for any proposed procedure or treatment.
  • Request or refuse any procedure, drug, or treatment and to be informed of the potential consequences of such refusal.
  • Receive assistance in obtaining an estimate of the amount which you are likely to owe Boulder Valley Anesthesiology for its services based upon your admission diagnosis and scheduled surgery.
  • Have your privacy respected to the extent possible and to expect that all communications and records pertaining to your care will be treated as confidential.
  • See your Anesthesia Record if desired and requested.
  • Examine your bill and receive an explanation of the charges, regardless of the source of payment for your care.
  • Request assistance, or an interpreter, when a language barriers exist.

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