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designed to cover a policyholderfor acts or omissions for which he or she may be legally obligated
medical professional misconduct which differs from negligence because it is performed by a licensed medical professional
the practice of considering the risk of actions taken and taking steps to minimize the risk associated with them
a condition in which a person lacks reasoning facilities to understand ordinary concerns or to competently
an employer is vicariously liable for the behavior of an employee working with in his or her scope of employment
the doctor posses the qulification and training to have provide comptent medical care for the patient
requires the doctor to provide comptent office personnel
a refererence handbook explaining the procedures to be followed when performing a task by which a legal right may be enforced
the degree of care that a reasonable person should exercise under the same or similar circumstances
a prudent person whose behavior would be considered appropriate under the circumstances
scope of practice
the boundaries of acceptable diagonsis and treatment by nurses physicians and a variety of mid-level medical professionals
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