Rights & Privacy

As part of VMH’s organizational values and mission, the board of directors, medical staff and employees jointly affirm and recognize the rights and responsibilities of patients. These rights and responsibilities apply to all patients, including neonatal, pediatric and adult. If you have any questions regarding this information, please ask your healthcare provider to contact a supervisor or manager.

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Patient Privacy

Advanced Directives

What kind of medical care would you want if you were too ill or hurt to express your wishes? Advance directives are legal documents that allow you to convey your decisions about end-of-life care ahead of time. They provide a way for you to communicate your wishes to family, friends and healthcare professionals and avoid confusion later on. We encourage you to talk with your family, your friends and healthcare provider. Know your options, decide what’s right for you, and then put it in writing.

Download Advance directive forms:

Power of Attorney Form

Release of Protected Health Information Form


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