You have certain rights and responsibilities as a patient in a Minnesota outpatient surgical center. These rights and responsibilities help you take an active role in your health care and promote your well-being and recovery.
A staff member will make sure you have received this written document when you are admitted. Please read the following information and ask your health care provider if you have any questions.
You have a right to:
You are responsible for:
Allina Health's Patient Education Department, Your Rights and Responsibilities as an Outpatient, gen-ah-15917
Allina Health's Patient Education Department experts
This page is only a brief summary of your rights and responsibilities. If you would like more information, please see or ask for a copy of the following documents
Talk with your health care provider if you have any concerns about your care. You can also talk with the director of the facility.
If you think that your concerns have not been satisfactorily resolved, you may contact one of the following:
Minnesota Department of Health
Office of Health Facility Complaints
85 E Seventh Place, Suite 300
PO Box 64970
St. Paul, MN 55164-0970
651-201-4201 or 1-800-369-7994
Office of Medicare Beneficiary Ombudsman
Ombudsman for Long-Term Care
PO Box 64971
St. Paul, MN 55164-0971
651-431-2555 or 1-800-657-3591