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My Healthcare Rights

The Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights apply to all people in all places where health care is provided in Australia. This includes public and private hospitals, day procedure services, general practice and other community health services. 

The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care is the overarching body that endorses the Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights.  

Guide for patients, clients, families and carers                            

This video outlines what the Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights means for you as a consumer of healthcare services.  

For more information on your healthcare rights including information in other languages, braille, audio and video resources head to Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights 




Last updated: 05 January 2021