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-care21.07.2018 15:57:08016707aspx14680htmlFalseaspxAll 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="Pregnant woman at the doctors." src="/SiteCollectionImages/Gravid%20kvinne%20hos%20fastlegen.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-centre21.07.2018 15:57:08017141aspx8277htmlFalseaspx​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
Your right to an interpreterYour right to an interpreterhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/rights/right-to-an-interpreter21.07.2018 15:57:08017145aspx4918htmlFalseaspxPatients 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
Health care rightsHealth care rightshttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/rights/health-care-rights21.07.2018 15:57:08017144aspx4554htmlFalseaspxEveryone 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
The rights of next of kinThe rights of next of kinhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/rights/the-rights-of-next-of-kin21.07.2018 15:57:08017146aspx987htmlFalseaspxMany 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
Asylum seekersAsylum seekershttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/rights/asylum-seekers21.07.2018 15:57:08017142aspx1116htmlFalseaspxAs 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
Duty of confidentialityDuty of confidentialityhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/rights/duty-of-confidentiality21.07.2018 15:57:08017143aspx684htmlFalseaspxinformation 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