Health rights

You have a number of rights and responsibilities when using the NHS in Scotland. These are protected under the Patient Rights (Scotland) Act 2011. Find out more about what's expected of you and what you should expect when accessing healthcare.

Patients charter

Access

European cross-border healthcare

Carers

Confidentiality and data protection

Communication

Feedback and complaints

Respect

Safety when using the NHS

Young people

Health and Social Care Standards