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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
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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…
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Law, Liability, & Ethics for Medical Office Professionals Chapter 3
criminal
civil
plaintiff
defendeant
anyone who has committed a crimical 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 crimical offense (a crime against…
civil
pertaining to crimes against a person or persons
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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
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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…
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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…
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Chapter 3 Power Point Review Questions - Law of Agency/Ethics and Liability
What represents a traditional agency r…
In a listing agreement, the listing sa…
In a listing agreement, the property o…
What is not an agent's duty to the pri…
Seller and broker
Subagent
Client
Giving critical legal advice
What represents a traditional agency r…
Seller and broker
In a listing agreement, the listing sa…
Subagent
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chapter 6 law, liability, and ethics
Assets
bargaining unit
bylaws
capital
Any type of tangible or intangible resources that can be meas…
Group of employees a union wants to represent.
A set of governing rules adopted by a corporation or other as…
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
Assets
Any type of tangible or intangible resources that can be meas…
bargaining unit
Group of employees a union wants to represent.
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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…
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Law, Liability & Ethics chapter 2
adjudicate
appeal
judgment
arbitration
to hear and settle by a judicial process
a legal recourse available to the party who loses at trial pe…
the court's decision regarding the rights and obligations of…
a hearing held between two or more parties who disagree on an…
adjudicate
to hear and settle by a judicial process
appeal
a legal recourse available to the party who loses at trial pe…
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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
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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…
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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…
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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
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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…
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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.
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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
Medical Law & Ethics Chapter 3
Accountable Care Organization
accreditation
allopathic
associate practice
A health care payment and delivery model that could reward do…
Official authorization or approval for conforming to a specif…
Literally "different suffering" referring to the medical phil…
A medical management system in which two or more physicians s…
Accountable Care Organization
A health care payment and delivery model that could reward do…
accreditation
Official authorization or approval for conforming to a specif…
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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…
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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…
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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
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Business Law and Ethics - Chapter 3
Appellate brief
Appellate court
Arbitrator
Associate circuit court
written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing a…
reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
independent third party who develops a binding and enforceabl…
court that hears minor criminal cases, state traffic offenses…
Appellate brief
written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing a…
Appellate court
reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
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Law & Ethics Chapter 3
Discovery Rule
Endorsement
Good Samaritan Laws
Guardian Ad Litem
the legal theory that provides that the statute of limitation…
an approval or sanction
state laws help protect health care professionals and ordinar…
court appointed guardian to represent a minor or unborn child…
Discovery Rule
the legal theory that provides that the statute of limitation…
Endorsement
an approval or sanction
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Chapter 3 Law and Liability Vocabulary
Criminal
Civil
Plaintiff
Defendent
anyone who has committed a criminal offence or who has been p…
pertaining to crimes against a person or persons
One who brings a court action against another
a person or party against whom the plaintiffs allegations are…
Criminal
anyone who has committed a criminal offence or who has been p…
Civil
pertaining to crimes against a person or persons
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Law & Ethics - Chapter 3
What do you call laws enacted by state…
The President of the US exercises limi…
What do powers exclusive to the indivi…
What is true of criminal laws
statutes
executive orders
issuing licenses and regulating interstate
protect members of society from harmful acts of others, inclu…
What do you call laws enacted by state…
statutes
The President of the US exercises limi…
executive orders
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Chapter 3 Law & Ethics
Criminal law
Civil law
Tort
Practice of medicine
Made to protect the public as a whole from the harmful acts o…
Concerns relationships between individuals or between individ…
Wrongful act resulting in harm that is committed against anot…
Defined as diagnosing and prescribing treatment or medication
Criminal law
Made to protect the public as a whole from the harmful acts o…
Civil law
Concerns relationships between individuals or between individ…
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law liability and ethics
criminal
civil
plaintiff
defendant
anyone who has committed a criminal offense
pertaining to crimes against a person or persons
one who brings a court action against another
a person or party against who a plantiff's allegations are br…
criminal
anyone who has committed a criminal offense
civil
pertaining to crimes against a person or persons
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Chapter 3 Law&Ethics
Certification
Clinic Manager
Continuing Education Units (CEU)
Credential
documentation from a professional organization that an indivi…
a person who has additional education and experience in the h…
these are awarded to professionals within a particular field…
evidence of having achieved a certain level of knowledge thro…
Certification
documentation from a professional organization that an indivi…
Clinic Manager
a person who has additional education and experience in the h…
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Law and ethics chapter 3
Licensure
Certification
Registration
Accreditation
A mandatory credentialing process established by law, usually…
A voluntary credentialing process whereby applicants who meet…
A credentialing procedure whereby one's name is listed on a r…
Official authorization or approval for conforming to a specif…
Licensure
A mandatory credentialing process established by law, usually…
Certification
A voluntary credentialing process whereby applicants who meet…
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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
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Chapter 3 law and ethics
Accreditation
Allopathic
Associate practice
Certification
Official authorization or aprroval for comforming to a specif…
Literally means "different suffering" refers to medical philo…
A medical management system in which two or more phys. Share…
A voluntary credentialing process whereby app.who meet specif…
Accreditation
Official authorization or aprroval for comforming to a specif…
Allopathic
Literally means "different suffering" refers to medical philo…
31 terms
Chapter 3 Medical Law and Ethics
criminal law
civil law
tort
assult
made to protect the public from harmful acts of others
concerns relationships with individuals
a wrongful act, resulting in harm that is committed against a…
the THREAT of bodily harm to another
criminal law
made to protect the public from harmful acts of others
civil law
concerns relationships with individuals
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Law & Ethics Chapter 3
Medical practice acts
How medical practice acts are applied
Examination
Endorsement
Main job is to protect the public
Examining boards... Baseline for practice... Prerequisites for lice…
National Board Medical Examination (NBME)... Federal Licensing E…
Approval or sanction, license given once requirements met
Medical practice acts
Main job is to protect the public
How medical practice acts are applied
Examining boards... Baseline for practice... Prerequisites for lice…
Chapter 3: Law and Ethics
Licensure
Certification
Registration
Accreditation
A mandatory credentialing process established by law, usually…
A voluntary credentialing process whereby applicants who meet…
A credentialing procedure whereby one's name is listed on a r…
Official authorization or approval for conforming to a specif…
Licensure
A mandatory credentialing process established by law, usually…
Certification
A voluntary credentialing process whereby applicants who meet…
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Chapter 3 law & ethics
the code of ethics for Pharmacy Techni…
one of the characteristics of a profes…
one of the main considerations of the…
morals are recognized as principles of
Moral
knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors
health and safety of the patient
right conduct
the code of ethics for Pharmacy Techni…
Moral
one of the characteristics of a profes…
knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors
25 terms
Law & Ethics for Health Care professional Chapter 3
Licensure
Certification
Registration
Accreditation
A mandatory credentialing process, established by law, usuall…
A voluntary credentialing process whereby the applicants who…
A credentialing procedure whereby one's own name is listed on…
Official authorization or approval for confirming to a specif…
Licensure
A mandatory credentialing process, established by law, usuall…
Certification
A voluntary credentialing process whereby the applicants who…
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Chapter 3- Dental Ethics and the Law
What is the term for withdrawing from…
In the dental field, ethical behavior…
What expresses the concept that the de…
What principle means that the dental t…
Abandonment
the American Dental Association Principle of Ethics.
Autonomy
Nonmaleficence
What is the term for withdrawing from…
Abandonment
In the dental field, ethical behavior…
the American Dental Association Principle of Ethics.
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Chapter 3 (Tort law, Negligence, Liability)
Tort
Tortfeasor
The 3 elements to any Tort
Intentional Tort
A private wrong committed by one person against another.
Person who commits a tort
(1) The possession of certain rights by an innocent party... (2)…
Actions that deliberately hurt, embarrass, or scare people.
Tort
A private wrong committed by one person against another.
Tortfeasor
Person who commits a tort
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Law & Ethics - Chapter 3
Licensure
Certification
Registration
Accreditation
mandatory credentialing process established by law, usually a…
voluntary credentialing process, usually national in scope, a…
entry in an official registry or record, listing the names of…
process by which educations programs, facilities, and managed…
Licensure
mandatory credentialing process established by law, usually a…
Certification
voluntary credentialing process, usually national in scope, a…
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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…
25 terms
Medical Law & Ethics Chapter 3 410 MLE
Accountable Care Organization
accreditation
allopathic
associate practice
A health care payment and delivery model that could reward do…
Official authorization or approval for conforming to a specif…
Literally "different suffering" referring to the medical phil…
A medical management system in which two or more physicians s…
Accountable Care Organization
A health care payment and delivery model that could reward do…
accreditation
Official authorization or approval for conforming to a specif…
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