Patient Rights

You Have the Right...

  • to expect quality care and reasonable access to primary heatlh care
  • to be treated with respect, consideration and dignity
  • to have all physical examinations, interviews and discussions about your care take place privately, and to have all communications and records about your care handled confidentially
  • to the assurance of confidentiality when you approve or refuse the release of your medical information
  • to receive information about Pueblo Community Health Center's services, care providers, and organizational policies
  • to choose primary health care providers, including the right to refuse care from specific providers
  • to have your pain assessed
  • to participate in all decisions involving your care and treatment, including the right to refuse any drug, procedure, test or treatment
  • to appoint someone to help you with care decisions if you cannot make those decisions for yourself
  • to receive information about advance directives, as well as receive help in making an advance directive
  • to voice complaints about the care provided or about the organization
  • to know the immediate and long-term financial implications of treatment alternatives, insofar as they are known
  • to know if the facility is participating in teaching programs, research and/or experimental programs
  • to have access to your medical records in accordance with federal and state laws 

Contact Us

(719) 543-8711

110 East Routt Avenue
Pueblo, Colorado 81004

Email us at info@pueblochc.org

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Our Locations

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Quality

  • PCMH
  • Meaningful Use
  • CMS Center for Innovation
  • AAAHC
  • FTCA Deemed Facility
    As a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), Pueblo Community Health Center is eligible for Federal Torts Claim Acts (FTCA) medical malpractice liability protection. As such, Pueblo Community Health Center is a Health Center Program grantee, under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Pueblo Health Service employee, under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).

 

 Pueblo County United Way