Do patients have responsibilities in a free-market system? A personal perspective.

@article{Civaner2008DoPH,
  title={Do patients have responsibilities in a free-market system? A personal perspective.},
  author={M Murat Civaner and Berna Arda},
  journal={Nursing ethics},
  year={2008},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={263-73}
}
The current debate that surrounds the issue of patient rights and the transformation of health care, social insurance, and reimbursement systems has put the topic of patient responsibility on both the public and health care sectors' agenda. This climate of debate and transition provides an ideal time to rethink patient responsibilities, together with their underlying rationale, and to determine if they are properly represented when being called 'patient' responsibilities. In this article we… CONTINUE READING

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