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  1. Individual autonomy
  2. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
  3. Societal Trust
  4. Dental Hygienists
  5. Tort
  1. a 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
  2. b 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
  3. c value client trust and understand that public trust in our profession is based on our actions and behavior
  4. d 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
  5. e 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 Multiple choice questions

  1. to provide services in a manner that protects all clients and minimizes harm to them and others involved in their treatment.
  2. written by a legislative branch of government
  3. 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
  4. 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.
  5. a principle that demands that a healthcare professional hold in strict privacy all information gained regarding a patient in the course of treatment.

5 True/False questions

  1. Batteryis unpermitted or unauthorized touching or contact; when a dentist exceeds a patient's consent

          

  2. Beneficenceto provide services in a manner that protects all clients and minimizes harm to them and others involved in their treatment.

          

  3. Negligent malpracticeis 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

          

  4. Assaulttwisted conduct; occurs when a legal duty other than a contract that is owed to a plaintiff is violated; two types are intentional and unintentional

          

  5. Justice and Fairnessvalue client trust and understand that public trust in our profession is based on our actions and behavior