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New York Attorneys for Clients’ and Patients’ Rights

The Albany law firm of Powers & Santola, LLP., is dedicated to protecting the rights of patients, workers and individual clients who have suffered due to the negligent, reckless or wrongful acts of another.

Statement of Client’s Rights

Section 1210.1 of the Joint Rules of the Appellate Division (22NYCRR§1210.1).

Statement of Client’s Responsibilities

Reciprocal trust, courtesy and respect are the hallmarks of the attorney-client relationship. Within that relationship, the client looks to the attorney for expertise, education, sound judgment, protection, advocacy and representation. These expectations can be achieved only if the client fulfills the following responsibilities:

This is an informational statement adopted by the NY State Bar Association.

Patients’ Bill of Rights

As a patient in a hospital in New York State, you have the right, consistent with law, to:

Public Health Law( PHL) 2803 (1)( g) Patient’s Rights, 10NYCRR, 405.7,405.7( a)( 1), 405.7(c)

Federal Patients’ Bill of Rights

Contact Powers & Santola, LLP.

To discuss your rights and legal options in pursuing full and fair financial compensation for the injury or loss you have suffered as a result of medical malpractice, workplace negligence or a motor vehicle accident, please contact the attorneys of Powers & Santola, LLP., today to schedule a free initial consultation.