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28 terms
Nursing Law and Liability, & Ethics
Intentional Tort
Assault
Battery
False Imprisonment
Willful acts that violate another person's rights or property…
Saying or doing something that will make a person genuinely f…
Unconsented touching of a person or anything he or she is wea…
Making a person stay in a place against his or her wishes; ca…
Intentional Tort
Willful acts that violate another person's rights or property…
Assault
Saying or doing something that will make a person genuinely f…
71 terms
Ethics, Law, Liability
values
value system
value clarification
how does one learn a value system
a belief system about what matters what is important guides o…
organization of values according to importance
via prizing, choosing, acting
modeling, moralizing, laissez- faire, reward and punishing, r…
values
a belief system about what matters what is important guides o…
value system
organization of values according to importance
19 terms
Liability: Law and Ethics
liable
standard of care
duty of care
reasonable person standard
legally responsible or obligated
level of performance expected as a h.c practitioner in carryi…
legal obligation of health care workers to pts and, sometimes…
standard of behavior that judges a person's actions in a situ…
liable
legally responsible or obligated
standard of care
level of performance expected as a h.c practitioner in carryi…
20 terms
Law liability & ethics
Litigious
Liability insurance
Medical incapacity
HIPPA
Prone to engage in lawsuits
Insurance designed to cover a policy holder for acts or omiss…
A condition in which a person lasks reasoning faculties to un…
Insurance portability and accountability act
Litigious
Prone to engage in lawsuits
Liability insurance
Insurance designed to cover a policy holder for acts or omiss…
Ethics, Law, Liability
values
value system
how does one learn a value system
- modeling
a belief system about what matters what is important guides o…
organization of values according to importance
...
monkey see monkey do, observation of parents, peers and signi…
values
a belief system about what matters what is important guides o…
value system
organization of values according to importance
29 terms
law, liability, and ethics ch.5
adversary
affirmative duty
assumption of risk
burnout
An opponent
Responding to an incident in a predetermined manner.
A doctrine under which a plaintiff may not recover for injuri…
A state of physical and mental exhaustion caused by excessive…
adversary
An opponent
affirmative duty
Responding to an incident in a predetermined manner.
29 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 5
Expert witness
Res ipsa loquitur
Proximate cause
Nonverbal communication
one whose education, profession, or specialized experience qu…
("the thing speaks for itself") evidence showing that neglige…
that which, in any natural and continuous sequence, unbroken…
communicating with someone using body language
Expert witness
one whose education, profession, or specialized experience qu…
Res ipsa loquitur
("the thing speaks for itself") evidence showing that neglige…
49 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 6
DRGs
prospective payment system
sole proprietorship
partnership
related medical groups contributing their diagnosis of the na…
likely to come about; looking forward to the future
ownership of a business by one person
an association of two or more individuals to act as co-owners…
DRGs
related medical groups contributing their diagnosis of the na…
prospective payment system
likely to come about; looking forward to the future
27 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 4
Contract
Offer
Acceptance
Consideration
an agreement, written or unwritten, between two parties that…
a proposal to perform a certain action or pay a specified amo…
the act of agreeing wit the terms of an offer to the terms of…
something promised that results in making an agreement a lawf…
Contract
an agreement, written or unwritten, between two parties that…
Offer
a proposal to perform a certain action or pay a specified amo…
40 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Ch 3
arson
assault
battery
burglary
intentional burning of another's building or property or of o…
any deliberate attempt or threat to inflict bodily injury upo…
illegal touching of another person
breaking and entering for the purpose of committing a crime
arson
intentional burning of another's building or property or of o…
assault
any deliberate attempt or threat to inflict bodily injury upo…
34 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 2
adjudicate
appeal
common law
judgment
to hear and settle by a judical process
a leagal recourse available to the party who loses at trial p…
law deriving its authority from ancient usages and customs af…
the court's decision regarding the rights and obligations of…
adjudicate
to hear and settle by a judical process
appeal
a leagal recourse available to the party who loses at trial p…
97 terms
Law Liability and Ethics Ch 1-4
informed consent
due care
negligence
standard of care
Adequately informing the patient of the risks, benefits and a…
the duty to have adequate regard for another person
failure to take reasonable precautions to protect others from…
the degree of care that a reasonably prudent person should ex…
informed consent
Adequately informing the patient of the risks, benefits and a…
due care
the duty to have adequate regard for another person
14 terms
chapter 11 law,liability, and ethics
autograft
autonomy
calibration
capitation
Name the type of graft described by these transplants: • From…
Childhood process of becoming independent.
Determination of the relationship between the analyte concent…
-Payment system under which the provider is paid prospectivel…
autograft
Name the type of graft described by these transplants: • From…
autonomy
Childhood process of becoming independent.
16 terms
Law, Liability, and Ethics Ch.10;
pluralistic
scientific investigation
technology
genetic
pertaining to the belief that there is no single explanation…
an investigation using scientific rules and concepts to reach…
methods and materials used to achieve commercial or industria…
resulting from genes or attributable to them
pluralistic
pertaining to the belief that there is no single explanation…
scientific investigation
an investigation using scientific rules and concepts to reach…
9 terms
Chapter 7 Law liability and ethics
custodian
data
Federal Rules of Evidence
forum
One charged with the care of a person or property
Facts and statistics collected together for reference or anal…
rules governing evidence allowed in a federal court
A large open space used for commercial, religious and politic…
custodian
One charged with the care of a person or property
data
Facts and statistics collected together for reference or anal…
20 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 1
Litigious
Liability Insurance
Medical Malpractice
Risk Management
prone to engage in lawsuits
insurance designed to cover a policyholder for acts or omissi…
medical professional misconduct
the practice of considering the risk of actions taken and tak…
Litigious
prone to engage in lawsuits
Liability Insurance
insurance designed to cover a policyholder for acts or omissi…
46 terms
Law Liability and Ethics Test Review
Expert Witness
Negligence
Malpractice
Res Ipsa Loquitur
One whose education,profession, or specialized experience qua…
an act performed on an individual results in injury in a situ…
A professionals negligence, Any professional misconduct
The Thing Speaks for Itself . Requires 3 things... 1. In the nor…
Expert Witness
One whose education,profession, or specialized experience qua…
Negligence
an act performed on an individual results in injury in a situ…
36 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 3
Criminal
Civil
Plaintiff
Defendant
anyone who has committed a criminal offense (a crime against…
pertaining to crimes against a person or persons
one who brings a court action against another
a person or party against whom a plaintiff's allegations are…
Criminal
anyone who has committed a criminal offense (a crime against…
Civil
pertaining to crimes against a person or persons
16 terms
Law, Liability, and Ethics Ch. 12
terminally ill
purist
cardiopulmonary arrest
advanced directive
fatally ill with a condition for which there is no reliable c…
one who practices absolute correctness
cessation of normal functioning of the heart and lungs
a document signed and witnessed according to the state statut…
terminally ill
fatally ill with a condition for which there is no reliable c…
purist
one who practices absolute correctness
17 terms
Law, Liability and Ethics, Chapter 1
Litigious
Liability insurance
Medical Malpractice
Risk management
Prone to engage in lawsuits
Insurance designed to cover a policyholder for acts or omissi…
Medical professional misconduct which differs from negligence…
The practice of considering the risk of actions taken and tak…
Litigious
Prone to engage in lawsuits
Liability insurance
Insurance designed to cover a policyholder for acts or omissi…
21 terms
chapter 12 law liability and ethics
advanced directive
assisted suicide
autonomy
cardiopulmonary arrest
a document signed and witnessed according to state statute au…
one person making it possible for another person to commit su…
principle of ethics stating the individual has the right to s…
cessation of normal functioning of the heart and lungs
advanced directive
a document signed and witnessed according to state statute au…
assisted suicide
one person making it possible for another person to commit su…
18 terms
chapter 12 law liability and ethics
advanced directive
assisted suicide
autonomy
cardiopulmonary arrest
allows patients to give directions to health care providers a…
Providing a seriously ill person with the means to commit sui…
Childhood process of becoming independent.
Necrosis of the heart muscle aused by inadequate blood supply…
advanced directive
allows patients to give directions to health care providers a…
assisted suicide
Providing a seriously ill person with the means to commit sui…
12 terms
Ch.8 Law, Liability, and Ethics
ethics
philosophy
deontological
teleological
study of moral choices that conform to professional standards…
a basic viewpoint of the system of values of an individual or…
ethical theory based on duty and obligation
ethical theory concerned with outcome, whether an action prod…
ethics
study of moral choices that conform to professional standards…
philosophy
a basic viewpoint of the system of values of an individual or…
12 terms
Chapter 8 Law liability and ethics
amoral
bioethics
deontological
ethics
Lacking a sense of right and wrong
Branch of study of moral issues, questions, & problems arisin…
Places special emphasis on the relationship between duty and…
A system of moral principles.
amoral
Lacking a sense of right and wrong
bioethics
Branch of study of moral issues, questions, & problems arisin…
10 terms
Law, Liability, and Ethics Ch. 11
creed
autograft
homograft
heterograft
a statement of belief or principles
the transplanting of a person's own tissue from one part of t…
a transplant from one person to another
the transplant of animal tissue into a human
creed
a statement of belief or principles
autograft
the transplanting of a person's own tissue from one part of t…
19 terms
Law, Liability, and Ethics MA 2017
contract
consideration
implied contract
express contract
an agreement, ... written or unwritten, between ... two parties tha…
something ... promised that results in ... making an agreement a ... l…
not ... indicated by direct words but ... evident from the conduct…
clear, ... definitive agreement ... between two or more parties
contract
an agreement, ... written or unwritten, between ... two parties tha…
consideration
something ... promised that results in ... making an agreement a ... l…
9 terms
Ch. 7 Law, Liability, and Ethics
data
property right
permises
subpoena
the body of information used to form a decision
the right of ownership
preliminary explanatory statements made as a basis for legal…
a command to appear att a specified time and place to testify
data
the body of information used to form a decision
property right
the right of ownership
39 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Ch 3
arson
assault
battery
burglary
intentional burning of another's building or property or of o…
any deliberate attempt or threat to inflict bodily injury upo…
illegal touching of another person
breaking and entering for the purpose of committing a crime
arson
intentional burning of another's building or property or of o…
assault
any deliberate attempt or threat to inflict bodily injury upo…
49 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 6
DRGs/Diagnostic related groups
prospective payment system
sole proprietorship
partnership
related medical groups contributing their diagnosis of the na…
likely to come about; looking forward to the future
ownership of a business by one person
an association of two or more individuals to act as co-owners…
DRGs/Diagnostic related groups
related medical groups contributing their diagnosis of the na…
prospective payment system
likely to come about; looking forward to the future
27 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 4
Contract
Offer
Acceptance
Consideration
an agreement, written or unwritten, between two parties that…
a proposal to perform a certain action or pay a specified amo…
the act of agreeing wit the terms of an offer to the terms of…
something promised that results in making an agreement a lawf…
Contract
an agreement, written or unwritten, between two parties that…
Offer
a proposal to perform a certain action or pay a specified amo…
12 terms
Law, Liability & Ethics Ch. 8
amoral
bioethics
deontological
ethics
without moral concern
refers to life-and-death ethical issues and the implications…
ethical theory based on duty and obligation
the study of moral choices that conform to professional stand…
amoral
without moral concern
bioethics
refers to life-and-death ethical issues and the implications…
11 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 7
Custodian
Data
Property right
Premises
one charged with the care of a person or property
the body of information used to form a decision
the right of ownership
physical location, such as an office or building
Custodian
one charged with the care of a person or property
Data
the body of information used to form a decision
33 terms
Medical Law, Liability, and Ethics Ch. 2
Adjudicate
Appeal
Common law
judgement
to hear and settle by a judicial process
a legal recourse available to the party who loses at trial pe…
law deriving its authority from ancient usages and customs af…
the court's decision regarding the rights and obligations of…
Adjudicate
to hear and settle by a judicial process
Appeal
a legal recourse available to the party who loses at trial pe…
14 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 11
Creed
HMO
PPO
fee for service
a statement of belief or principles
health services organization with a limited panel of provider…
health services delivery system providing services to a defin…
method of paying health care providers in which each service…
Creed
a statement of belief or principles
HMO
health services organization with a limited panel of provider…
11 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 8
Ethics
Philosophy
Deontological
Teleological
the study of moral choices that conform to professional stand…
a basic viewpoint of the system of values of an individual or…
ethical theory based on duty and obligation
ethical theory involving outcome, whether an action produces…
Ethics
the study of moral choices that conform to professional stand…
Philosophy
a basic viewpoint of the system of values of an individual or…
17 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 10
Pluralistic
Embryonic stem cells
Scientific investigation
Technology
pertaining to the belief that there is no single explanation…
cells that are derived from human embryos or human fetal tiss…
an investigation using scientific rules and concepts to valid…
methods and materials used to achieve commercial or industria…
Pluralistic
pertaining to the belief that there is no single explanation…
Embryonic stem cells
cells that are derived from human embryos or human fetal tiss…
18 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 12
terminally ill
purist
Cardiopulmonary arrest
advanced directive
fataly ill with a condition for which there is no reliable cure
one who practices absolute correctness
cessation of normal functioning of the heart and lungs
a document signed and witnessed according to state statute au…
terminally ill
fataly ill with a condition for which there is no reliable cure
purist
one who practices absolute correctness
20 terms
MEDICAL LAW AND ETHICS CH 3 LAW AND LIABILITY
RESPONDEAT SUPERIOR
NEGLIGENCE
5 ELEMENTS OF A LEGAL CONTRACT
OFFER AND ACCEPTANCE
...
FAILURE TO EXERCISE A REASONABLE DEGREE OF CARE
OFFER AND ACCEPTANCE... CONSIDERATION... LEGAL OBJECT... COMPETENT PAR…
HEALTH INS POLICY - WHEN THE PROPOSITION IS MADE
RESPONDEAT SUPERIOR
...
NEGLIGENCE
FAILURE TO EXERCISE A REASONABLE DEGREE OF CARE
22 terms
Medical Law, Liability, and Ethics Ch. 1
Agent
Certification
Due Care
Independent contractor
one who has authority to act on behalf of another
a record of being qualified to perform certain acts after pas…
a duty to have adequate regard for another person.
one who is self-employedl, working under someone for specific…
Agent
one who has authority to act on behalf of another
Certification
a record of being qualified to perform certain acts after pas…
97 terms
Law Liability and Ethics Ch 1-4
informed consent
due care
negligence
standard of care
Adequately informing the patient of the risks, benefits and a…
the duty to have adequate regard for another person
failure to take reasonable precautions to protect others from…
the degree of care that a reasonably prudent person should ex…
informed consent
Adequately informing the patient of the risks, benefits and a…
due care
the duty to have adequate regard for another person
WGU Business Law and Ethics - WARRANTIES, NEGLIGENCE & LIABILITY
Types of Warranties
Express Warranty
Implied Warranty
Disclaimer
1. Express Warranty - creates with words or actions... 2. Implie…
Seller creates with his words or actions a warranty (seller i…
Created by the Code itself, not by any act or statement of th…
Statement that the warranty does not apply.
Types of Warranties
1. Express Warranty - creates with words or actions... 2. Implie…
Express Warranty
Seller creates with his words or actions a warranty (seller i…
19 terms
Law and Ethics: Legal Rights and Civil Liability
Standard of care
Scope of practice
Duty
Disclosure
level and quality of care expected from a practitioner; inclu…
range of duties legally defined for a particular health care…
action or conduct based on moral or legal obligation
act of revealing facts
Standard of care
level and quality of care expected from a practitioner; inclu…
Scope of practice
range of duties legally defined for a particular health care…
22 terms
Medical Law, Liability, and Ethics Ch. 1
Agent
Certification
Due Care
Independent contractor
one who has authority to act on behalf of another
a record of being qualified to perform certain acts after pas…
a duty to have adequate regard for another person.
one who is self-employedl, working under someone for specific…
Agent
one who has authority to act on behalf of another
Certification
a record of being qualified to perform certain acts after pas…
30 terms
Law, Liability, & Ethics Chapter 1, 2 and 3
Medical Malpractice
Risk Management
Mental Incapacity
Negligence
Medical professional misconduct, which differs from negligenc…
The practice of considering the risk of actions taken and tak…
A condition in which a person lacks reasoning faculties to un…
Failure to act with reasonable and prudent care.
Medical Malpractice
Medical professional misconduct, which differs from negligenc…
Risk Management
The practice of considering the risk of actions taken and tak…
11 terms
Law and Ethics ch. 2 principles of liability
Contributory negligence
damages
duty of care
malfeasance
conduct by a plaintiff that is below the standard to which he…
the sum of money that may be recovered in court as financial…
an obligation to conform to a particular standard of conduct…
the execution of an unlawful or improper act.
Contributory negligence
conduct by a plaintiff that is below the standard to which he…
damages
the sum of money that may be recovered in court as financial…
47 terms
Biz Law Business Ethics and Accountants Liability
What is the first and second level of…
What is moral Minimum
Ethical reasoning is the process
Business Ethics is the discipline that…
1. Compliance with the law... 2. to act responsibly and in good…
a theory of social responsibility in which a corporation is t…
by which an individual examines a situation according to his…
one's moral standards or the moral standards of a society to…
What is the first and second level of…
1. Compliance with the law... 2. to act responsibly and in good…
What is moral Minimum
a theory of social responsibility in which a corporation is t…
15 terms
Law, Liability, and Ethics for Medical Office Professionals
custodian
data
property right
premises
one charged with the care of a person or property
the body of information used to form a decision
the right of ownership
physical location, such as an office or building
custodian
one charged with the care of a person or property
data
the body of information used to form a decision
21 terms
Chapter 3: Medical Law and Ethics - Lesson #1: Law and Liability
Criminal Law
Categories of Criminal Law
Felony
Misdemeanor
- Made to protect the public as a whole from harmful acts of…
1. Felony ... 2. Misdemeanor
- Carries a punishment of imprisonment in state of federal pr…
...
Criminal Law
- Made to protect the public as a whole from harmful acts of…
Categories of Criminal Law
1. Felony ... 2. Misdemeanor
52 terms
Law and Ethics Test 2: Patient Rights, The Law and Civil Liability
When were the first Patient Bill of Ri…
When was the second revision of the Pa…
When was the last revision of the Pati…
Purpose: Help __________ feel ________…
early 1970's
1998
2010/2014 - Affordable Care Act
patient, confident, US health care system
When were the first Patient Bill of Ri…
early 1970's
When was the second revision of the Pa…
1998
35 terms
WGU LWC1 - Fundamentals of Business Law and Ethics: Warranties, Negligence & Liability
Tort ...
Goals of Tort Law
Classification of Torts
Intentional Torts Occur
A civil wrong or injury to another, other than breach of cont…
• Provide compensation for injured parties... • Maintain order i…
• Intentional Torts... • Negligent Torts... • Strict liability Torts
• when defendant takes action intending that certain conseque…
Tort ...
A civil wrong or injury to another, other than breach of cont…
Goals of Tort Law
• Provide compensation for injured parties... • Maintain order i…
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