Patients are entitled to request that sharing of information about their health conditions to be made only by themselves. This request is taken in written from the patient, and the information is released only to herself/himself until the patient’s approval allowing the information to be released to others.
The diagnosis may be withheld from the patient taking into consideration that it may make a negative impact on the patient’s psychology, the probability of instigating the negative course of the disease and the disease’s being considerably negative. It is upon the discretion of our physicians within the limits of the requirements not to release information to the patient or her/his relatives.
The information obtained in connection with the health service provided may not be released under no circumstances except for the conditions listed in the legislation.
Showing respect to the patient’s confidentiality is a principle in our institution. All the medical interventions are performed in the framework of respect for the patient’s confidentiality.