Patients Rights Act (Scotland) 2011

Communication, Patient/service user, Scotland

The Patients Rights Act (Scotland) 2011 improve patients' experiences of using health services and to support people to become more involved in their health and health care. As part of this professionals are required to ensure that patients understand the information being provided.

Author: Scottish Government (2011)

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