Everyone has rights when seeing the GP, which include confidentiality (privacy) and being seen on their own if they want.
Sometimes Ambeya asked her dad to wait outside the consultation room. At other times, the GP did. This allowed Ambeya to have privacy during the appointment.
giving consent to treatment and being given the information to make choices
equal treatment regardless of age, ethnicity, gender, sexuality or disability
being able to take someone with them (including a friend)
giving feedback or making a complaint
Here’s a summary of young people’s rights from the NHS Youth Forum.