What you need to know as a patient

Paediatric nurse with mum and baby

It is important that you feel confident about the care and treatment we give you at King’s. To help ensure you are fully informed, we explain in detail the consent process, what we do with your patient information and why, plus how you can make a request to see your records.

If you want to know more about our commitment to you as an NHS patient, take a look at your rights and responsibilities and discover what the NHS Constitution is and how you can help us to help you.

We are committed to ensuring patients are safe in our care at King’s. We have detailed information about our standards of care – including how we control and prevent infection – as well as advice you and your visitors can follow to help us keep our hospital clean.