Patient Access (Admitting/Registration)

The Stony Brook University Hospital General Consents, Agreements, Acknowledgements and Guide to Observation Services booklet serves to assist you and your representative to understand what you need to know about your general consents and includes samples of the electronic or paper consent(s) that you sign. These consents and agreements are for your general care and treatment at Stony Brook Medicine.

Your Rights as a Hospital Patient in New York State

As a patient, you have certain rights and protections outlined by state and federal laws and regulations. This NYS Department of Health website contains a link to this booklet, which explains the rights of each hospital patient and contains advice on how to best get assistance.

What You Need to Know

What You Need to Know as a Patient

This booklet includes valuable information about Stony Brook Medicine’s MyHealthyLife Patient Portal, Healthix HIE (a public health information exchange for healthcare providers), financial assistance, patient rights and responsibilities, as well as important contact information.

Consent to Services

Stony Brook University Hospital General Consents, Agreements, Acknowledgements and Guide to Observation Services

The Stony Brook University Hospital General Consents, Agreements, Acknowledgements and Guide to Observation Services booklet serves to assist you and your representative to understand what you need to know about your general consents and includes the language contained in the electronic or paper consent that you sign or provide verbal consent for your general care and treatment at Stony Brook Medicine.