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Consent Form
You or your next of kin is required to sign a consent form on one or more of the following occasions:

Admission : A consent form will be presented and must be signed at the time of admission. This applies to all types of admissions
  • planned and emergency admissions
  • admission before surgery, and
  • maternity admission.
Medical Procedures : During the course of treatment, your treating consultant may require certain medical procedures such as scans or an endoscopy to be performed. In this case, your consulting doctor or the doctor performing the procedure/s will explain the requirements, nature, options available, advantages, disadvantages and risks involved with the procedure, if any.

Patients or their next of kin are advised to clarify any queries they may have with their treating consultant before signing the consent form.

For patients aged less than 18, the consent form must be signed by parents or a guardian.