It is the policy of Regional Hospital to recognize and respect the rights of all patients. Discrimination in any form is prohibited. Patients receiving any health care services at Regional Hospital shall be informed of these patient rights as well as their responsibilities. It is the policy of Regional Hospital to ensure that the individual’s right to make treatment decisions and to execute Advance Directives are honored.
As a recipient of Federal financial assistance, Regional Hospital does not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, physical, mental or other disability, citizenship, medical condition, economic status, ability to pay or age in admission to, participation in, or receipt of the services and benefits under any of its programs and activities, whether carried out by Regional Hospital directly or through a contractor or any other entity with which Regional Hospital arranges to carry out its programs and activities.
End of Life
It is the policy of Regional Hospital that all services rendered in our facilities shall be supportive of life. Regional Hospital’s goal is to help patients make informed decisions about end of life care without the Hospital actively participating in the provisions associated with the Death with Dignity Act. It is the policy of Regional Hospital to provide tools and support to a patient and their family that improves their quality of life when facing the problems associated with life threatening illness. At no time may direct actions to terminate life be performed or permitted. Extraordinary means to sustain life need not be utilized when death appears to be imminent and inevitable.
Reproductive Health Care
It is the policy of Regional Hospital that all services rendered in our facilities shall be supportive of life. At no time may direct actions to terminate life be performed or permitted.
Public Notice of Privacy Practices
This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information.
Regional Hospital is a part of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), a nonprofit health organization with a longstanding commitment to assist those who seek our care, regardless of ability to pay.
of Long Term Hospitals
|Regional Hospital for Respiratory and Complex Care,
a Joint Commission accredited facility, is a Long Term Acute
Care Hospital (LTACH) providing specialized hospital services
for critically ill patients experiencing prolonged recoveries.
16251 Sylvester Road S.W., Burien, WA 98166
(206) 248-4604 phone • (206) 439-4688 fax