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continues even If patient is physically or mentally incapacitated
the authority of a health agent to act on behalf of the patient
a patient request to either use or not use life sustaining treatments and artificial nutritional support is known as
a living will
the patient signature on an informed consent indicates
understanding of treatment options,expressed consent, understanding of the limits or risks in the pending treatment all of the above
refuse to treat a patients,except in emergencies,not refuse to treat patients, withdrawal from a contract if the patient is uncooperative a and c
physician who believes that his or her AIDS patient that may place the health of others in danger has the ethical obligation to
persuade the patient to tell his/ her significant other
patient has the right to
deny treatment,give informed consent for any treatment,expect the appropriate standard of care all of the above
reciprocity is the practice of
accreditation by which a state grants a license to practice medicine to a physician already licensed in another state
disclosing private information about a person to a third party only when a patients written consent is given
the purpose of chain of command for healthcare decisions is to
provide decision making by the most qualified person
practice used to control or minimize the incidence of problem behavior that might result in jury to patient and employees is
Medicare is a federal program of
healthcare coverage in which rationing of care might occur in the future,healthcare coverage for the elderly and disabled b and c
contract between physician and patient can be terminated for
failure to follow instructions on the part of the patient, missed appointments by the patient, failure to pay services all of the above
medical practice acts
provide for a medical examining board in each state,establish the baseline for practice of medicine in each state,forbid the practice of medicine without a license all of the above
the board ofexaminers in each state grants licensure through
examination,endorsement,reciprocity, certification, all of the above
which of the following is the best definition of confidentiality
the ability to safeguard another persons information
three step model developed by Kenneth Blanchard and Norman Vincent Peale is used toe valuable
n ethical dilemma
may vary on how they interpret and implement state laws,must administer the federal law the same a and c
which definition most accurately describes applied ethics
the practical application for moral standards that are meant to benefit the patient
the purpose of law is to
provide a way of measuring our actions, punish us when our actions break the law a and b
an example of utilitarianism might include
an organ for transplant going to the person needing it the most
the purpose of medicał professional organizations is to
set ethical standards for practice within the profession
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