Partnership Agreement

Students Can Expect To:   Students Are Expected To:
  1. Be treated with respect, consideration, and dignity.
  2. Be seen in privacy.
  3. Have their medical records kept confidential. Unless required by law, they will not be released outside of PCHS without written consent.
  4. Receive all pertinent information concerning their diagnosis, evaluation, treatment and prognosis in a timely fashion.
  5. Participate in decisions regarding their health care.
  6. Have the right to refuse to participate in any research project that may be offered through Primary Care without in any way jeopardizing their right to care.
  1. Treat Primary Care Staff with courtesy as we work together to meet their health needs.
  2. Provide feedback, both positive and negative, about any aspect of PCHS. This can be done in person, through the Suggestion Box directly outside of PCHS, or through email (
  3. Arrive for appointments in a timely manner, and to call PCHS ahead of time if they must cancel or miss an appointment.
  4. Acquaint themselves with PCHS policies and procedures relevant to access of care.
  5. Provide PCHS with complete and accurate information about their health to be the best of their ability, and to follow any treatment plans prescribed.

Primary Care is focused on providing Barnard Students with excellent clinical health care in a culturally sensitive, non-judgemental and responsive manner. We look forward to collaborating with students to support their individual health and wellness and to helping them become knowledgeable and effective users of health care.