You will be asked to sign a consent form for certain tests, procedures and treatments. It is important that you understand the procedure and any benefits, risks or side effects.
You have the right to choose to continue or stop any treatment or request a second opinion. Before giving consent you may want to ask:
- Are there other treatment options?
- What happens if I don't consent to the treatment?
Please tell your physician or nurse if you have a Power of Attorney for personal care or finance and/or an Advance Care Plan.