5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Complaints commonly filed against dental hygienists
- Doctrine of informed consent
- Effective communication
- a 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.
- b promoting the well being of individuals and the public by engaging in health promotion and disease prevention activities.
- c Essential to maintain good patient relations, minimize misunderstanding between the provider and the patient to prevent unrealistic expectations.
- d a principle that demands that a healthcare professional hold in strict privacy all information gained regarding a patient in the course of treatment.
- e Says that before a physician or dentist, or his or her agent, may administer any treatment, the patient must be adequately informed about the proposed therapy and its effects and must freely consent to being treated
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
- 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
- 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
- the right to be treated with respect, informed consent prior to treatment, and they have the right to full disclosure of all relevant information so that they can make informed choices about their care
- is unpermitted or unauthorized touching or contact; when a dentist exceeds a patient's consent
5 True/False questions
Statutes → is unpermitted or unauthorized touching or contact; when a dentist exceeds a patient's consent
Malpractice → to tell the truth and expect that others will do the same.
Nonmaleficence → to provide services in a manner that protects all clients and minimizes harm to them and others involved in their treatment.
Tort → twisted conduct; occurs when a legal duty other than a contract that is owed to a plaintiff is violated; two types are intentional and unintentional
Assault → written by a legislative branch of government