5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Who determines what is "right" or "good" within a society?
- defamation of character
- Name two ethical issues in psychiatric/mental health nursing.
- a The right to refuse medication and the right to the least restrictive treatment alternative.
- b ideas or concepts that give meaning to an individual's life.
- c Legislation
- d The science that deals with the rightness and wrongness of actions
- e making false or malicious statements about a persons character or reputation
5 Multiple choice questions
- an ethical theory that promotes action based on the end results that produces the most good for the most people.
- written untruths that are harmful to someone's reputation
- a valid, legally recognized claim or entitlement, encompassing both freedom from government interference or discriminatory treatment and entitlement to a benefit or service
- when confidential information is disclosed to a third party without patient consent or court order.
- a right on which the society has agreed and formalized into law.
5 True/False questions
absolute right → When there is no restriction whatsoever on the individuals entitlement.
moral behavior → suggests that decisions and actions are bound by a sense of duty. decisions made out of respect for moral law. I make this choice because it is morally right and my duty to do so.
value clarification → free to leave
involuntary commitment → Procedure of placing some mentally ill people in a psychiatric hospital or other facility based on their potential danger to themselves or others, or their inability to care for themselves
justice → based on the notion of a hypothetical social contract between free, equal and rational person: concept of justice reflects a duty to treat all individuals equally and fairly