Your basic rights and responsibilities

You can get this information in your language. Tell your Veterans Affairs treatment team or a patient advocate if you have questions or want more information.

1. You have the right to be treated respectfully

2. You have the right to privacy

3. You have the right to participate in decisions about your medical care

4. You can make a complaint about problems with your care.

For more information about these rights, click on "Learn more" to go to the VA website. 

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Last Reviewed: June 13, 2023