Resident Rights

  • Residents have the right to apply for medical assistance. Residents are responsible for doing this as soon as possible. our business office is here to assist.
  • Residents have the right to make medical decisions, to manage their personal affairs, and to access the resident's medical record (charges may apply to copying the medical record).
  • Residents have the right to make Advanced Directives, which will appoint an individual to make decisions for them if they become incapacitated.
  • Residents have the right to select a doctor of their own choosing.
  • Residents have the right to maintain their personal belongings. The facility will provide locked spaces upon request to ensure security of personal items.
  • Residents have the right to make complaints and suggest changes in policies and services.
  • Residents have the right to remain in the facility, except when being discharged upon regulatory approved conditions. residents also have the right to leave the facility at any time.
  • NMS Healthcare does not discriminate against any person on the ground of race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, or on the basis of disability or age in admission to, participation in, or receipt of services.

For a complete list of the Resident Rights, please click here.