Windsor Regional Hospital recognizes its responsibility to ensure the well being, safety and dignity of its patients/clients, their families, its employees and affiliates. Windsor Regional Hospital is also committed to promoting an environment of mutual respect among and between its employees, affiliates, and the recipients of their services.
To this end, and in keeping with the principles of the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Occupational Health and Safety Act, behaviour that is in contravention of these Acts and/or is deemed to be outside the accepted hospital standards of conduct, will be dealt with in an expedient manner.
Windsor Regional Hospital further believes that all patients and staff deserve a place free of harassment and violence. Physical or verbal abuse of patients, family members, visitors and staff is not tolerated. We encourage mutual respect and tolerance at all times. Any person who verbally or physically attacks another person or destroys hospital property is liable and may be reported to the police.
We believe that patients have the responsibility to:
The Declaration champions the shift for the role of patients, families and caregivers across the health care system in Ontario and outlines expectations about values, resources and supports that should be prioritized.
Declaration of Values for Ontario
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