5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Effective communication
- Justice and Fairness
- Ownership and access to dental treatment records
- a Essential to maintain good patient relations, minimize misunderstanding between the provider and the patient to prevent unrealistic expectations.
- b equitable distribution of healthcare resources. We believe all people should have access to high-quality, affordable oral health care.
- c 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.
- d written by a legislative branch of government
- e to tell the truth and expect that others will do the same.
5 Multiple choice questions
- is unpermitted or unauthorized touching or contact; when a dentist exceeds a patient's consent
- 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
- 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
- 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 True/False questions
Doctrine of informed consent → value client trust and understand that public trust in our profession is based on our actions and behavior
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
Nonmaleficence → promoting the well being of individuals and the public by engaging in health promotion and disease prevention activities.
Beneficence → promoting the well being of individuals and the public by engaging in health promotion and disease prevention activities.
Societal Trust → value client trust and understand that public trust in our profession is based on our actions and behavior