Your rights as a Health Consumer
Everyone using a health or disability service has the protection of a Code of Rights.
Your rights as a consumer include:
Dignity & Indepdendance
Its your decision
Teaching & Research
For more information about your health and disability rights and advice about how to resolve complaints or lodge a complaint about a service you are unhappy about, visit www.hdc.org.nz. To speak to the HDC about a concern or for advice about making a health or disability service complaint, phone 0800 112 233