n. a list of the ten most important rights of a citizen as amended by the U.S. Constitution. In health care, refers to a document protecting the rights of a patient and entitling him or her to a guarantee on providers, medical institutions, and third-party coverage.

BILL OF RIGHTS: "By virtue of a Patient's Bill of Rights, a person is entitled to proper medical care and attention."
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