Yes but you have the option not to go to a catholic hospital.
Originally Posted by Josephine
Not necessarily. In some places the Catholic hospital is the biggest around and takes over all the smaller, local hospitals, so there's no other option for several miles.
Originally Posted by legends
yes, even though there are other hospitals, a hospital is not a school.....it can be very hard to walk out of one and just go to another.
Originally Posted by triple_spiral
It is hard, but you still can. If a life is in danger, you have nothing to lose. My bfs dad was in a hospital and the doctor told them he had hours to days to live. They called around and found another hospital that had a better solution. They took him out (of course the hospital tried to stop it), put him on a train for a few hours and went to another hospital. That was years ago and he is doing okay now.