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65 terms
Law and ethics
Plaintiff
Federal law
State laws
Law
Brings the case to court
Made by United states congress
State legislature
A system of rules usually enforced through a collection of in…
Plaintiff
Brings the case to court
Federal law
Made by United states congress
27 terms
Law and Ethics: Ethics Test
Ethics
Business Ethics
Ethical Fundamentalism
Ethical Relativism
Study of what is right or good for human beings.
Study of what is right and good in a business setting; includ…
Individuals look to a central authority or set of rules to gu…
Actions must be judged by what individuals subjectively feel…
Ethics
Study of what is right or good for human beings.
Business Ethics
Study of what is right and good in a business setting; includ…
31 terms
Ethics and laws
abuse
assault
battery
boundary crossing
The willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement ,…
Intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
Touching a peson's body witout his or her consent
A breif act or behavior outside of the helpful zone
abuse
The willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement ,…
assault
Intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
13 terms
Law and Ethics
1. The Tinker Test from Tinker v. Des…
2. What do the cases on student dress,…
3. If a school wants to restrict stude…
4. Under what conditions may a school…
creates a material and substantial disruption
...
dress code is used to preserve a safe, orderly, and healthy e…
- material and substantial disruption... - lewd, vulgar, or offe…
1. The Tinker Test from Tinker v. Des…
creates a material and substantial disruption
2. What do the cases on student dress,…
...
32 terms
Ethics and Law
Kantianism
Libel
Battery
Criminal Law
Ethical theory by which decisions are based on a sense of duty
Writing false and malicious information about a person
The un-consented touching of another person
Provides protection from conduct deemed injurious to the publ…
Kantianism
Ethical theory by which decisions are based on a sense of duty
Libel
Writing false and malicious information about a person
12 terms
Law & Ethics
Approaches
The Cost/Benefit Approach
The Rights Approach
Fiduciary Obligation
There are 2 general approaches that explain how most decision…
Maximizes benefits to the greatest number of people... Select t…
Focuses on an action's impact on human rights... Select the act…
A person having a duty to act primarily for another's benefit…
Approaches
There are 2 general approaches that explain how most decision…
The Cost/Benefit Approach
Maximizes benefits to the greatest number of people... Select t…
332 terms
Law & Ethics
Body of principles that govern conduct…
Examples of pharmacy legal oversight :
A branch of philosophy that investigat…
What is the ceiling?
Law
-approval, manufacturing, labeling, and distribution... -minimal…
Ethics
what pharmacists should aspire to be
Body of principles that govern conduct…
Law
Examples of pharmacy legal oversight :
-approval, manufacturing, labeling, and distribution... -minimal…
56 terms
Law & Ethics
Ethics
Autonomy
Beneficence
Nonmaleficence
The study of conduct and character. Determining what is good…
Including clients in decisions regarding all aspects of care…
Taking positive actions to help others and that the best inte…
Avoiding harm or hurt. The will to do good and also the commi…
Ethics
The study of conduct and character. Determining what is good…
Autonomy
Including clients in decisions regarding all aspects of care…
10 terms
Law&Ethics
plaintiff
defendant
liable
precedent
the person bringing charges in a lawsuit
the person or party against whom criminal or civil charges ar…
legally responsible or obligated for something
decisions made by judges in the various courts that become ru…
plaintiff
the person bringing charges in a lawsuit
defendant
the person or party against whom criminal or civil charges ar…
LAW AND ETHICS
In a Tort, the case is brought by the
Harmful or offensive touching of anoth…
Placing someone in immediate fear of h…
The unlawful detention of a person is
Individual
Battery
Assault
False imprisonment
In a Tort, the case is brought by the
Individual
Harmful or offensive touching of anoth…
Battery
22 terms
Law and ethics
Law
Ethics
Etiquette
Licensure
set of rules
Moral principles that govern a person's or group's behavior
Customary code of polite behavior in society or among members…
The granting or regulation of license, as for professionals
Law
set of rules
Ethics
Moral principles that govern a person's or group's behavior
25 terms
Law and ethics
Failure to refer
Adandonment
Breach of contract
Hippa
Not turning the patient over to a professional that speeilize…
With drawing a patient from treatment without giving reasonab…
A legal cause of action in which a binding agreement or barga…
Federal regulations ensuring privacy regarding a patients hea…
Failure to refer
Not turning the patient over to a professional that speeilize…
Adandonment
With drawing a patient from treatment without giving reasonab…
57 terms
Law and ethics
Ethics
Law
Diffusion of responsibility
Fundamental attribution error
codes or principles of conduct that guide behavior... -Aspiratio…
-minimum standards, specific actions, internally consistent
Everyone's problem is no one's problem
I did it because of circumstance, you did it because of traits
Ethics
codes or principles of conduct that guide behavior... -Aspiratio…
Law
-minimum standards, specific actions, internally consistent
74 terms
Law and Ethics
Examples of public data collected by l…
How do U.S. government standards recom…
If a patient dies of natural causes wh…
Which of the following is not required…
Births, deaths, rapes, and assaults
They should be typed or legibly printed in ink
Attending physician
Decedent's complete medical history
Examples of public data collected by l…
Births, deaths, rapes, and assaults
How do U.S. government standards recom…
They should be typed or legibly printed in ink
13 terms
law and ethics
sources of law
Claims versus Litigation
Role of Risk Management
internal audits
common law... statutory law... constitutional law... administrative la…
many cases may be handled during a claims process or through…
disputes are resolved informally at the risk management level…
undertake a cost/benefit analysis when assessing potential li…
sources of law
common law... statutory law... constitutional law... administrative la…
Claims versus Litigation
many cases may be handled during a claims process or through…
9 terms
Ethics and Law
How do you verify death?
Medical Certificate of Cause of Death
Human tissue authority
Cremation certificates
No response to verbal or painful stimulus ... Na palpable caroti…
You must have attended during the last illness of a person wh…
Licences organisations that store and use human tissue for pu…
You are stating that further examination of the body is not r…
How do you verify death?
No response to verbal or painful stimulus ... Na palpable caroti…
Medical Certificate of Cause of Death
You must have attended during the last illness of a person wh…
11 terms
Ethics and the Law
Medical ethics and the law
The role of ethics
The role of the law
Court ruling
Concerned with many similar issues:... -Abortion ... -Access to me…
The focus of ethics is the ADVANCEMENT and enhancement of hum…
The purpose of the law is to maintain order and control so…
A binding decision that determines the outcome of an individu…
Medical ethics and the law
Concerned with many similar issues:... -Abortion ... -Access to me…
The role of ethics
The focus of ethics is the ADVANCEMENT and enhancement of hum…
32 terms
Law & Ethics
assault
expressed contract
ethics
consent
bodily harm threat to another
a contract clearly stated in written or spoken words
right and wrong, instead of law
permission given for examination, testing, and treatment
assault
bodily harm threat to another
expressed contract
a contract clearly stated in written or spoken words
49 terms
Law and ethics
Implied
Malpractice
Informed Consent
Impaired Professional
A term used when data or knowledge is not specifically starte…
Improper or negligent treatment of a patient resulting in inj…
The act of providing information, verbally or in writing to a…
A professional healthcare provider who is no longer able to p…
Implied
A term used when data or knowledge is not specifically starte…
Malpractice
Improper or negligent treatment of a patient resulting in inj…
48 terms
Law and Ethics
Act that protects race, color, religio…
Act that protects pregnant women
Act that protects those in the military
Handles complaints and claims filed re…
Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Pregnancy Discrimination Act (amended title vii)
Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Act
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Act that protects race, color, religio…
Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Act that protects pregnant women
Pregnancy Discrimination Act (amended title vii)
41 terms
Law & Ethics
Abandoment
Agent
Assult
Battery
the withdrawal of a physician from the care of a patient with…
a person acting on behalf of another
the threat or unlawful attempt to do bodily harm to another
the unlawful touching of another without his or her consent w…
Abandoment
the withdrawal of a physician from the care of a patient with…
Agent
a person acting on behalf of another
25 terms
Law & Ethics
ethics
contract
license
laws
study of moral principles, conduct; what is right
legal agreement, states terms of relationship
document of legal permission
codified rules of conduct by government, society
ethics
study of moral principles, conduct; what is right
contract
legal agreement, states terms of relationship
145 terms
Law & Ethics
Ignorance of the law is an acceptable…
Clients have the right to sue their cl…
A client is legally entitled to adequa…
Clinicians should take additional step…
False
True
True
True
Ignorance of the law is an acceptable…
False
Clients have the right to sue their cl…
True
15 terms
Law & Ethics
censorship
prior restraint
Shield Laws
Freedom of Information Act
Control of what people read, write, see or hear; efforts to p…
Censorship imposed BEFORE a speech is made or a newspaper is…
Laws that give reporters some protection against having to re…
FOIA-1966 requires federal agencies to make most of their rec…
censorship
Control of what people read, write, see or hear; efforts to p…
prior restraint
Censorship imposed BEFORE a speech is made or a newspaper is…
34 terms
Law and Ethics
CSA
CSA regulates all aspects of drugs tha…
DEA
DEA responsibility
Controlled Substance Act
abuse OR physical or psychological dependence
Drug Enforcement Administration
administration and enforcement of CSA
CSA
Controlled Substance Act
CSA regulates all aspects of drugs tha…
abuse OR physical or psychological dependence
12 terms
Law and Ethics
When state laws require that certain o…
The Good Samaritan Law
Law enforces private rights and liabil…
One of the most unethical acts that oc…
Mandated reporting
Applies to physicians who provide care in circumstances where…
Civil law
Theft
When state laws require that certain o…
Mandated reporting
The Good Samaritan Law
Applies to physicians who provide care in circumstances where…
29 terms
Law and Ethics
Assault
Battery
Slander
Libel
open threat of bodily harm, or acting as to put another in fe…
an action that causes bodily harm to another; bodily contact…
speaking damaging words intended to negatively influence anot…
publishing in print, damaging words, pictures or signed statm…
Assault
open threat of bodily harm, or acting as to put another in fe…
Battery
an action that causes bodily harm to another; bodily contact…
10 terms
Law and Ethics
Health Insurance Portability and Accou…
Isotretinotin Safety and Risk Manageme…
Dietary Supplement Health Education Ac…
How many refills can a CIII prescripti…
requires health care providers to keep patient information co…
requires medical offices and clinics to be certified as treat…
requires manufacturers of herbal products to identify the pla…
up to 5 refills within 6 months
Health Insurance Portability and Accou…
requires health care providers to keep patient information co…
Isotretinotin Safety and Risk Manageme…
requires medical offices and clinics to be certified as treat…
14 terms
Law and Ethics
What is the Labor Law enforced by?
Who is covered under the Labor Law?
The practice of unfairly treating a pe…
What do discrimination laws apply to?
Department of Labor
1. Job applicants... 2. Current Employees ... 3. Former Employees
Discrimination
all employment decisions
What is the Labor Law enforced by?
Department of Labor
Who is covered under the Labor Law?
1. Job applicants... 2. Current Employees ... 3. Former Employees
37 terms
Medical law & ethics(abbreviations)
NBME
FLEX
USMLE
Endorsement
National Board of medical examiners
Federal licensing examination
US medical licensing examination
Approval, sanction
NBME
National Board of medical examiners
FLEX
Federal licensing examination
18 terms
Law and Ethics
law
constitutional law
statutory law
common law
a formal rule or custom practiced and enforced by a social or…
describes our national or federal governing process. It ident…
is a written law passed by a legislature on the state or Fede…
is a law based on the opinions and experience of local, regio…
law
a formal rule or custom practiced and enforced by a social or…
constitutional law
describes our national or federal governing process. It ident…
42 terms
Law & Ethics
Copyright
Trademark
Patent
Trade Secrets
A set of exclusive rights granted by a state to the creator o…
Protects marks used by a business to distinguish themselves f…
Protects useful inventions and processes. Typically for 20 ye…
Rarely used. It is used as an alternative to a patent and pro…
Copyright
A set of exclusive rights granted by a state to the creator o…
Trademark
Protects marks used by a business to distinguish themselves f…
60 terms
Law and Ethics
Right or wrong conduct is known as
The most common type of medical tort l…
A person being sued is called
The withdrawal of a physician from the…
Ethics
Negligence
Defendent
Abandonment
Right or wrong conduct is known as
Ethics
The most common type of medical tort l…
Negligence
64 terms
law and ethic
A valid out-of-state license is accept…
Which of the following credentials is…
a health care provider is explaining t…
the statutes in all 50 states that gov…
reciprocity
certification
a hospital
medical practice acts
A valid out-of-state license is accept…
reciprocity
Which of the following credentials is…
certification
33 terms
Law & Ethics
The Case: Tinker Vs. Des Moines
The Case: Hazelwood Vs. Kulhmeier
censorship
prior restraint
Verdict: 7-2 vote, the court ruled that schools CANNOT censor…
Verdict: 5-3 vote, the court ruled that school officials CAN…
Control of what people read, write, see or hear; efforts to p…
Censorship imposed BEFORE a speech is made or a newspaper is…
The Case: Tinker Vs. Des Moines
Verdict: 7-2 vote, the court ruled that schools CANNOT censor…
The Case: Hazelwood Vs. Kulhmeier
Verdict: 5-3 vote, the court ruled that school officials CAN…
20 terms
Law and Ethics
The CAMFT Code of Ethics does not spec…
Of the following steps in making an et…
The CAMFT Code of Ethics provides guid…
Informed consent is required:
a.Informed Consent... b. Dual Relationships... c. Provision of Serv…
a. Enumerate the consequences of various possible decisions... b…
a. Early disclosure of limits of confidentiality ... b. Written…
a. Only for voluntary clients... b. Only for involuntary clients…
The CAMFT Code of Ethics does not spec…
a.Informed Consent... b. Dual Relationships... c. Provision of Serv…
Of the following steps in making an et…
a. Enumerate the consequences of various possible decisions... b…
76 terms
Law & Ethics
Battery
Breach
Breach of contract
Consent implied
The act of unlawfully harming another person. Physical contac…
To break a law, duty or contract
Violating the terms of a contract.
An informed consent that is inferred from actions or conduct…
Battery
The act of unlawfully harming another person. Physical contac…
Breach
To break a law, duty or contract
96 terms
Law and Ethics
trial court
appellate court
how do most cases reach SCOTUS?
what does "writ of ceritorari" mean?
fact finding court, original jurisdiction, only court that us…
decides questions from trial court
by "writ of ceritorari"
grant of request to hear case
trial court
fact finding court, original jurisdiction, only court that us…
appellate court
decides questions from trial court
74 terms
Ethics and Law Chapter 1: Introduction
Commom law
Ethics
Professionalism
Dogmatic Solutions
Body of general rules prescribing social conduct: unwritten law
Values, norms, customs that bind groups or professions
Internal motivation to perform at an ideal level
Pronouncing ones beliefs as certainty
Commom law
Body of general rules prescribing social conduct: unwritten law
Ethics
Values, norms, customs that bind groups or professions
50 terms
Law and Ethics
Narcotics
Ethics
Controlled substance
DEA
Must be labeled "warning may be habit forming"
Standards of behavior that all professionals are encouraged t…
Drugs with potential for abuse. Organized into five schedules…
Created a stairstep "schedule" of narcotics. They have author…
Narcotics
Must be labeled "warning may be habit forming"
Ethics
Standards of behavior that all professionals are encouraged t…
33 terms
Chapter 1 - Ethics and Law
Ethics
Morals
Law
Sources of Law
moral principles applied to a particular field.
society's standard of acceptable behavior
rules of conduct established by the government
constitutions, agencies, statutes, court decisions, English c…
Ethics
moral principles applied to a particular field.
Morals
society's standard of acceptable behavior
42 terms
Law and Ethics
Therapeutic Duty
What is standard of care?
What is needed to get info from client…
What is it called if a parent can't ke…
Do no harm... Inform client... Informed consent... Assess, diagnose, t…
Standards commonly accepted by the profession. Whether a reas…
Authorization to release information. Signed by parent or leg…
Neglect
Therapeutic Duty
Do no harm... Inform client... Informed consent... Assess, diagnose, t…
What is standard of care?
Standards commonly accepted by the profession. Whether a reas…
31 terms
MEDTECH Law and Ethics Ch 4
contract
warranty
abandon
minor
an agreement between two or more parties which creates an obl…
a promise that certain facts are truly represented
to give up or cease doing
person under the legal age of an adult
contract
an agreement between two or more parties which creates an obl…
warranty
a promise that certain facts are truly represented
8 terms
Ethics & Law
A quality or standard that is desirabl…
Decision making is based on individual…
Aspects of goodness, promoting good ac…
The avoidance of evil, hinges on a sys…
Value
Deontology
Beneficence
Nonmaleficence
A quality or standard that is desirabl…
Value
Decision making is based on individual…
Deontology
18 terms
ETHICS & LAWS
statute
criminal law
civil law
medical malpractice
a law, decree, or edict
any law dealing with crime or punishment
any law dealing with the rights of private citizens
the negligent treatment of a patient by a health care profess…
statute
a law, decree, or edict
criminal law
any law dealing with crime or punishment
122 terms
Law&ethics
What is the role of Law in Society?
Ethics
Ethics in HC
Law vs. Ethics: LAW
-order... -peace... -productivity... -customs (rituals)... -justice
-system of beliefs & behaviors that ppl value & use to contro…
-bioethics... -professional standards... -business/organizational e…
-consistent ... -universal... -published... -accepted... -enforced
What is the role of Law in Society?
-order... -peace... -productivity... -customs (rituals)... -justice
Ethics
-system of beliefs & behaviors that ppl value & use to contro…
20 terms
Law and Ethics
Dental practice acts:
Accreditation
The Surgeon General's Report: Oral Hea…
What type of supervision occurs when a…
Are laws established in each state (united states) or provinc…
Is a formal, voluntary, nongovernmental process that establis…
Utilitarian ethics
Indirect
Dental practice acts:
Are laws established in each state (united states) or provinc…
Accreditation
Is a formal, voluntary, nongovernmental process that establis…
30 terms
Law & Ethics
The knowledge of right and wrong
OBRA
NATCEP
MDS
Ethics
Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1987
Nurse Aide Training and Competency Evaluation Program
Minimum Data Set
The knowledge of right and wrong
Ethics
OBRA
Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1987
Ethics Law
The NLRB resolves workplace disputes a…
Gender discrimination claims are gener…
In his ruling, the judge said the Wal-…
The carbon emissions regulation requir…
True
True
False
False
The NLRB resolves workplace disputes a…
True
Gender discrimination claims are gener…
True
21 terms
Law and Ethics
Relevant to Paramedics
Australian Court Structure
2 Forms of Law
Acts of Parliament for Paramedics
- codes of conduct... - confidentiality... - scope of practice... - du…
- High court of Aus (federal/family/magistrates)... - State/Terr…
- Common Law (criminal, civil, administrative, human rights,…
Emergency services act 2004... Health services act 1997... Ambulanc…
Relevant to Paramedics
- codes of conduct... - confidentiality... - scope of practice... - du…
Australian Court Structure
- High court of Aus (federal/family/magistrates)... - State/Terr…
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