Patient rights and responsibilities

Please talk with your child’s nurse or doctor if you do not feel your rights have been respected. To report a concern, contact Patient Relations at (414) 266-7848 or (800) 556-8090 or you can email

View our Patient Rights and Responsibilities brochure (EnglishArabicHmong / Spanish).

For more information on your rights through a grievance process, view our grievance procedure brochure.


Download the rights and responsibilities for patients seeking medical treatment at any Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin inpatient or outpatient location (English/Hmong/Spanish).

Download the rights and responsibilities for patients/clients seeking social services or outpatient mental health treatment at any Children’s location.