Rights

Everyone living in Norway is entitled to essential medical and care services.

Pregnancy and maternity care in NorwayPregnancy and maternity care in Norwayhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/pregnancy-and-maternity-care25.05.2018 15:26:56016707aspx11792htmlFalseaspxAll pregnant women are entitled to maternity care from a midwife at a Maternity and Child Health Care Centre. The consultations are free of charge.Artikkel<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/svangerskapskontroll.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Pregnancy and maternity care in Norway
Choosing a treatment centreChoosing a treatment centrehttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/rights/choosing-a-treatment-centre25.05.2018 15:26:56017141aspx7516htmlFalseaspx​As a patient of the specialist health service, you have a right to choose your treatment centre.Informasjon<img alt="Choose a treatment center" src="/SiteCollectionImages/Velg%20behandlingssted%20-%20pasientradgiver,%20stor.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="548" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Choosing a treatment centre
Health care rightsHealth care rightshttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/rights/health-care-rights25.05.2018 15:26:56017144aspx4032htmlFalseaspxEveryone living in Norway is entitled to essential medical and care services. Artikkel<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/Rett%20til%20helsehjelp.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Your right to medical care
Your right to an interpreterYour right to an interpreterhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/rights/right-to-an-interpreter25.05.2018 15:26:56017145aspx4431htmlFalseaspxPatients not fluent in Norwegian are entitled to an interpreter. Artikkel<img alt="Foreign women with interpreter" src="/SiteCollectionImages/Tolk.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Your right to an interpreter
The rights of next of kinThe rights of next of kinhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/rights/the-rights-of-next-of-kin25.05.2018 15:26:56017146aspx680htmlFalseaspxMany next of kin may also have needs for support and help in order to cope with their own life situation. Artikkel<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/Pårørende.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />The rights of next of kin
Duty of confidentialityDuty of confidentialityhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/rights/duty-of-confidentiality25.05.2018 15:26:56017143aspx556htmlFalseaspxinformation about you to others without your consent, or unless they are permitted to do so by law.Artikkel<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/kvinnelig%20sykepleier.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Duty of confidentiality
Asylum seekersAsylum seekershttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/rights/asylum-seekers25.05.2018 15:26:56017142aspx953htmlFalseaspxAs a refugee or asylum seeker you have the right to healthcare in the municipality and in hospitals. ArtikkelRefugees and asylum seekers: Your rights to healthcare