5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Ownership and access to dental treatment records
- a occurs when a beliveable threat to harm with no bodily contact is expressed
- b are the general standards of right and wrong that guide behavior within society. As generally accepted actions, they can be judged by determining the extent to which they promote good and minimize harm. This compels us to engage in health promotion and disease prevention activities.
- c promoting the well being of individuals and the public by engaging in health promotion and disease prevention activities.
- d Patients may be charged a reasonable fee for copying their records but cannot legally be denied access to records because they have outstanding balances for treatments recieved.
- e term of common usage referring to certain types of misconduct or improper performances of professional duties by a dentist or other healthcare provider, for which he or she becomes legally liable to compensate a patient who is the victim of these wrongful acts
5 Multiple choice questions
- is unpermitted or unauthorized touching or contact; when a dentist exceeds a patient's consent
- Practice without a license, performance of procedures beyond the role of practice, substance abuse or dependency, practice while under the influence, performance of duties outside required supervision.
- equitable distribution of healthcare resources. We believe all people should have access to high-quality, affordable oral health care.
- to tell the truth and expect that others will do the same.
- Must accurately record in the dental treatment record and prevent any attempt to alter an entry. If an error is made during the entering of information into the record, then it should be acknowledged as an entry and the correct information entered.
5 True/False questions
Effective communication → is the failure to perform a duty that the law imposes on one person for the benefit of another, is the predominant cause of action in medical malpractice cases
Negligent malpractice → is the failure to perform a duty that the law imposes on one person for the benefit of another, is the predominant cause of action in medical malpractice cases
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) → Signed into law in 1996, and took effect on October 16, 2002; covers three areas: patients privacy, patients rights, administrative requirements of personnel and institutions in the healthcare industry
Nonmaleficence → to provide services in a manner that protects all clients and minimizes harm to them and others involved in their treatment.
Doctrine of informed consent → value client trust and understand that public trust in our profession is based on our actions and behavior