An evaluative process in which a health care organization undergoes an examination of its policies, procedures and performance by an external organization.
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A hearings officer who presides over appeal conflicts.
A written document stating how you want medical decisions to be made if you lose the ability to make them for yourself. It may include a Living Will and a Durable Power of Attorney for health care.
A person who gives you support or protects your rights.
A legal proceeding for review of a decision.