It is important to know what rights clients and patients have as well as to understand them. Medical care today is complex and full of navigation challenges, all of which can impact rights. Nursing professionals should know both their patients’ rights in general as well as in their unique work setting. Client-patient rights vary from state to state and county to county, but they are always an important part of healthcare and treatment. This course discusses important client-patient rights terminology and how rights change based on the healthcare setting.