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13 terms
Legal Implications
will
affidavit
notary
notarized
a legal document that lets people know what to do with assets…
written statement under oath
person who is appointed by state to act as a witness for lega…
legally witnessed signature
will
a legal document that lets people know what to do with assets…
affidavit
written statement under oath
32 terms
Legal Implications
Legal guidelines that nurses follow co…
Civil Law
Criminal Law
Standards of Care
statutory, regulatory, and common law
protect the rights of individuals within our society and prov…
protect society as a whole and provide punishment for crimes;…
legal requirements for nursing practice that describe minimum…
Legal guidelines that nurses follow co…
statutory, regulatory, and common law
Civil Law
protect the rights of individuals within our society and prov…
41 terms
Legal implications
Statutory law
Nurse Practice Act
Regulatory law (administrative law
Common law
Specific laws defined by each state. (Ex. Nurse Practice Act)
Define the legal boundaries of nursing practice within each s…
Reflects decisions made by administrative bodies (State board…
Judicial decisions made by courts when indevidual legal cases…
Statutory law
Specific laws defined by each state. (Ex. Nurse Practice Act)
Nurse Practice Act
Define the legal boundaries of nursing practice within each s…
38 terms
Legal implications
Standard of care
Nurse practice acts define the
Joint commission
standards of care include
the legal requirements that describe minimum acceptable nursi…
scope of nursing practice... - b/w nursing/medical practice
requires accredited hospitals to write nursing policies and p…
- nurse practice acts... - joint commission
Standard of care
the legal requirements that describe minimum acceptable nursi…
Nurse practice acts define the
scope of nursing practice... - b/w nursing/medical practice
25 terms
Legal Implications
Nurse Practice Acts (different for eac…
Standards of Nursing
Informed Consent
Incident Report
- derived from state law... - define scope of nursing practice…
- Are legal guidelines for nursing practice and provide the m…
awareness of risks and benefits
documentation of an unusual event
Nurse Practice Acts (different for eac…
- derived from state law... - define scope of nursing practice…
Standards of Nursing
- Are legal guidelines for nursing practice and provide the m…
18 terms
Legal Implications
statutory law (nurse practice act)
regulatory law (administrative law)
common law (judicial decisions)
standards of care
-criminal law (felonies or misdemeanors)... -civil law... -example…
-reflects decisions made by administrative bodies such as sta…
-decisions made by courts when individual legal cases are dec…
-legal guidelines for nursing practice... -best known comes from…
statutory law (nurse practice act)
-criminal law (felonies or misdemeanors)... -civil law... -example…
regulatory law (administrative law)
-reflects decisions made by administrative bodies such as sta…
21 terms
Legal Implications
Legal Implications in Nursing Practice
Legal Limits of Nursing
Legal Limits of Nursing (Cont.)
Federal Statutory Issues in Nursing Pr…
Nurses need to understand the law to protect themselves from…
Sources of law:... Statutory law (Nurse Practice Act)... Criminal l…
Standards of care... Legal guidelines for defining nursing pract…
The 1990 Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) is a very broa…
Legal Implications in Nursing Practice
Nurses need to understand the law to protect themselves from…
Legal Limits of Nursing
Sources of law:... Statutory law (Nurse Practice Act)... Criminal l…
18 terms
Legal Implications
Federal Statutory Law
State Statutory Law
Risk Management
Statutory Law
-Americans with Disabilities Act... -Emergency Medical Treatment…
-Nursing Licensure... -Nurse Practice Act... -Good Samaritan Act... -P…
-identifies potential risks to patient safety... -analyzes actua…
-created by elected legislative bodies such as state legislat…
Federal Statutory Law
-Americans with Disabilities Act... -Emergency Medical Treatment…
State Statutory Law
-Nursing Licensure... -Nurse Practice Act... -Good Samaritan Act... -P…
16 terms
legal implications
nursing practice acts
regulatory law
common law
criminal laws
describes and defines the legal boundaries of nursing practic…
reflects decisions made by administrative bodies; state board…
judicial decisions made in courts when individual legal cases…
prevent harm to society and provide punishment for crimes
nursing practice acts
describes and defines the legal boundaries of nursing practic…
regulatory law
reflects decisions made by administrative bodies; state board…
11 terms
Legal implications
Statutory law
Regulatory law
Common law
Nurse practice law
Made by us congress
Administrative law... State board of nursing
Courts... Ex: negligence or malpractice
Every state has one that defines the scope and standards
Statutory law
Made by us congress
Regulatory law
Administrative law... State board of nursing
75 terms
Legal Implications
Statutory, Regulatory, and Common Law
Statutory Law
Nurse Practice Acts
Statutory law
Sources of legal guidelines come from?
Written laws, usually enacted by a legislative body
Describe and define the legal boundaries of nursing practice…
The Nurse Practice Acts found in all 50 states are an example…
Statutory, Regulatory, and Common Law
Sources of legal guidelines come from?
Statutory Law
Written laws, usually enacted by a legislative body
9 terms
legal implications
5 computing laws.
computer misuse act law.
s illegal under the computer misuse ac…
#4 - I can describe the copyright, des…
Computer Misuse Act... Copyright, Design and Patents Act (plagia…
The computer misuse act is a law that determines whether peop…
It makes unauthorised access illegal. ... This includes hacking…
The act is in force to protect the creative work of individua…
5 computing laws.
Computer Misuse Act... Copyright, Design and Patents Act (plagia…
computer misuse act law.
The computer misuse act is a law that determines whether peop…
Legal Implications
Ethics
Click farm
Information Privacy
Intellectual Property
Set of principles or standards that determine whether an acti…
A form of click fraud where low-paid workers are hired to cli…
Includes both the claim that certain information should not b…
Encompasses all tangible and intangible products of human mind
Ethics
Set of principles or standards that determine whether an acti…
Click farm
A form of click fraud where low-paid workers are hired to cli…
59 terms
Legal Implications
legal guidelines
state legislatures & congress
Nurse practice acts
patient self-determination act
statutory laws, regulatory, common
statutory law
state statutes(statutory law)-define and limit scope of pract…
written info re refusal of treatment
legal guidelines
statutory laws, regulatory, common
state legislatures & congress
statutory law
40 terms
legal Implications
administrative law
assault
battery
civil law
...
...
...
...
administrative law
...
assault
...
15 terms
legal implications
constitution
statutory laws
example of statutory law
administrative law
sets guidelines for legislation
enacted by legislation... how you apply private law
nurse practice acts
empowered by executives... organization with bigger laws
constitution
sets guidelines for legislation
statutory laws
enacted by legislation... how you apply private law
75 terms
Legal implications
law
litigation
plaintiff
defendant
standard or rule of conduct established and enforced by gover…
process of bringing and trying a lawsuit
person bringing suit
person being accused of a crime
law
standard or rule of conduct established and enforced by gover…
litigation
process of bringing and trying a lawsuit
28 terms
Legal Implications
legal guidelines that nurses follow co…
Standards of care
American with Disabilities Act
EMTALA
statutory law (nurse practice act) --criminal and civil law... r…
-legal guidelines for defining nursing practice and identifyi…
protects the rights of people with physical or mental disabil…
when a patient enters a hospital, an appropriate medical scre…
legal guidelines that nurses follow co…
statutory law (nurse practice act) --criminal and civil law... r…
Standards of care
-legal guidelines for defining nursing practice and identifyi…
25 terms
Legal Implications
Criminal law
Civil law
Regulatory law
Common law
protects society as a whole and provide punishments for crime…
protect the rights of the individual within our society and p…
administrative law- decisions made by administrative bodies w…
judicial decisions; concerns individual cases usually revolvi…
Criminal law
protects society as a whole and provide punishments for crime…
Civil law
protect the rights of the individual within our society and p…
28 terms
Legal implications
Statutory law
Common law
Regulatory law
Negligence
Created by elected legislators (congress, state legislators),…
Created by judicial bodies as a result of legal cases
Administrative law
A deviation from the accepted standard of care which places a…
Statutory law
Created by elected legislators (congress, state legislators),…
Common law
Created by judicial bodies as a result of legal cases
19 terms
Legal Implications
Intentional Torts
Assault
Battery
False Imprisonment
Willful acts that violate another's rights, such as assault,…
Action without contact that is harmful to another.
Contact with a person without consent that can cause harm
Nurses restrain a patient to a confined area
Intentional Torts
Willful acts that violate another's rights, such as assault,…
Assault
Action without contact that is harmful to another.
8 terms
Legal Implications
Which law makes "unauthorized access"…
Which law makes "unauthorized modifica…
Which law aims to protect anyone who h…
What are 3 examples of things the data…
The Computer Misuse act
The Computer Misuse act
The Data Protection act
Any 3 of the following:... -Storing data no longer than necessar…
Which law makes "unauthorized access"…
The Computer Misuse act
Which law makes "unauthorized modifica…
The Computer Misuse act
60 terms
legal implications
what are the sources of law
where does the NPA originate from and…
what does the NPA do?
what are the standards of care?
constitution, legislation-nurse practice acts, administrative…
legislation and it is governed by the administrative branch
it is designed to protect the public by defining nursing prac…
skills and knowledge base possessed by professional members t…
what are the sources of law
constitution, legislation-nurse practice acts, administrative…
where does the NPA originate from and…
legislation and it is governed by the administrative branch
12 terms
Legal implications
Data Protection Act... Computer Misuse Ac…
Data Protection Act: This is concerned…
1. Personal data shall not be kept for…
You Have A Right To:... 1. Have access to…
What Are The 4 Laws?
What Do All The Laws Deal With?
What Are 3 Principles Of The Data Protection Act?
What Are 3 Rights Under The Act?
Data Protection Act... Computer Misuse Ac…
What Are The 4 Laws?
Data Protection Act: This is concerned…
What Do All The Laws Deal With?
33 terms
Legal Implications
statutory law
criminal law
civil law
regulatory law
occurs in legislature; criminal law and civil law
prevents harm to society and provides punishment for crimes... e…
protects rights of individuals in society... example: monetary f…
administrative bodies; state board of nursing
statutory law
occurs in legislature; criminal law and civil law
criminal law
prevents harm to society and provides punishment for crimes... e…
25 terms
Legal Implications
Statutory Law
Criminal Law
Civil Law
Regulatory Law
describes and defines the legal boundaries of nursing practic…
A law that defines crimes against the public order. Prevent h…
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
Gives order to the community and safeguards peace. Duty to re…
Statutory Law
describes and defines the legal boundaries of nursing practic…
Criminal Law
A law that defines crimes against the public order. Prevent h…
11 terms
17 a) Legal implications
accessed
intent
impair
Copyright Designs and Patents Act
The Computer Misuse Act makes it illegal to :... gain 'Unauthori…
The Computer Misuse Act makes it illegal to gain : 'Unauthori…
The Computer Misuse Act makes it illegal to commit : 'Unautho…
The _________ _______ ___ _______ ___ covers the illegal broa…
accessed
The Computer Misuse Act makes it illegal to :... gain 'Unauthori…
intent
The Computer Misuse Act makes it illegal to gain : 'Unauthori…
12 terms
17 b) Legal implications
Communications
electronic
equipment
improper
The _______________ Act deals with the deliberate abuse of te…
This is illegal under the Communications act :... 'Dishonestly o…
This is illegal under the Communications act :... 'Possession of…
This is illegal under the Communications act :... ' ________ us…
Communications
The _______________ Act deals with the deliberate abuse of te…
electronic
This is illegal under the Communications act :... 'Dishonestly o…
25 terms
legal implications nursing quiz
administrative law
assault
battery
civil laws
or regulatory law, which reflects decisions made by administr…
is any action that places a person in apprehension of a harmf…
any intentional touching without consent, the contact can be…
protect the equitable treatment when civil wrongs or violatio…
administrative law
or regulatory law, which reflects decisions made by administr…
assault
is any action that places a person in apprehension of a harmf…
9 terms
National 5 Legal Implications
Computer Misuse Act
Data Protection Act
Data Subjects
Data Controller
Act to do with hacking, fraud and changing data without permi…
Act concerning the storage of personal data manually or on co…
DPA: the individuals whose data is stored on computer.
DPA: the person, business or organisation that controls the c…
Computer Misuse Act
Act to do with hacking, fraud and changing data without permi…
Data Protection Act
Act concerning the storage of personal data manually or on co…
44 terms
Legal Implications of Nursing
Nurses are being _____ more now then e…
"The things you do when no one is look…
Legal System: Past, Present, Future... "…
Roles and duties of nurses have expand…
sued
Everything you do has a consequence because you're dealing wi…
Need to know the parameters that you're legally held accounta…
Our roles have expanded: more accountable for our actions ... In…
Nurses are being _____ more now then e…
sued
"The things you do when no one is look…
Everything you do has a consequence because you're dealing wi…
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Legal Implications of Information Systems
Computer Misuse Act (CMA)
Modifying Computer Material 1. (CMA)
Modifying Computer Material 2. (CMA)
Modifying Computer Material 3. (CMA)
Illegal to Hack (gain un-authorised entry) into a Computer Sy…
Interfering with a system so that it doesn't run properly
Making changes to the system to prevent others from accessing…
Making changes to software and data
Computer Misuse Act (CMA)
Illegal to Hack (gain un-authorised entry) into a Computer Sy…
Modifying Computer Material 1. (CMA)
Interfering with a system so that it doesn't run properly
39 terms
Legal implications nursing
Unintentional Tort (3)
Negligence
Malpractice
Elements of liability
Negligence, malpractice, elements of liability
Not performing duties prudently
negligence of professional personal
1. duty - follow through ... 2. breach of duty - not performing…
Unintentional Tort (3)
Negligence, malpractice, elements of liability
Negligence
Not performing duties prudently
9 terms
National 5 Legal Implications
Computer Misuse Act
Data Protection Act
Data Subjects
Data Controller
Act to do with hacking, fraud and changing data without permi…
Act concerning the storage of personal data manually or on co…
DPA: the individuals whose data is stored on computer.
DPA: the person, business or organisation that controls the c…
Computer Misuse Act
Act to do with hacking, fraud and changing data without permi…
Data Protection Act
Act concerning the storage of personal data manually or on co…
33 terms
Legal implications nursing
Unintentional Tort (3)
Negligence
Malpractice
Elements of liability
Negligence, malpractice, elements of liability
Not performing duties prudently
negligence of professional personal
1. duty - follow through ... 2. breach of duty - not performing…
Unintentional Tort (3)
Negligence, malpractice, elements of liability
Negligence
Not performing duties prudently
Legal Implications in Nursing
Sources of Law
What is standards of care? Who develop…
What is Nurse Practice Acts define?
Standard of care: The Joint Commission
Statutory laww* (Nurse Practice Act)... • Common laww* (judici…
• Legal requirements that describe minimum nursing care... • ANA…
Define the scope of nursing practice, distinguish between nur…
Requires accredited hospitals to write nursing policies and p…
Sources of Law
Statutory laww* (Nurse Practice Act)... • Common laww* (judici…
What is standards of care? Who develop…
• Legal requirements that describe minimum nursing care... • ANA…
Legal Implications in Nursing Practice
Statutory Laws
Regulatory Law
Common Law
Standards of Care
Nurse Practice Act... Criminal law (felonies and misdemeanors)... C…
Administrative law
Judicial decisions
Legal guidelines for defining nursing practice and identifyin…
Statutory Laws
Nurse Practice Act... Criminal law (felonies and misdemeanors)... C…
Regulatory Law
Administrative law
Legal Implications of Nursing Foundations
1. Statuatory law (nurse practice act)…
Regulatory Law (administrative board o…
common law (individual cases, usually…
Emergency Medical Treatment and Active…
1. scope of nursing practice- what you can and can't do... 2. ch…
varies state to state
negligence- an error that causes injury not on purpose (get m…
cannot deny patient who is acutely ill/ emergent who cannot p…
1. Statuatory law (nurse practice act)…
1. scope of nursing practice- what you can and can't do... 2. ch…
Regulatory Law (administrative board o…
varies state to state
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Ethical & Legal Implications in Nursing
Values
Morals
Ethics
Bioethics
attitudes, ideals, or beliefs that guide behavior
established rules of conduct to guide decisions about right &…
rules or standards that govern conduct
the application of ethical theory & principles to moral issue…
Values
attitudes, ideals, or beliefs that guide behavior
Morals
established rules of conduct to guide decisions about right &…
53 terms
Legal Implications in Nursing Practice
Ch. 23 Legal Implications in Nursing P…
Statutory Law
The Nurse Practice Acts
Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)
Standards of care
State legislatures and the U.S congress create Statutory laws…
Describe and define the legal boundries of nursing practice w…
The statute protects the rights of handicapped individuals in…
Ch. 23 Legal Implications in Nursing P…
Standards of care
Statutory Law
State legislatures and the U.S congress create Statutory laws…
57 terms
Chapter 23 Legal Implications
as a professional nurse
Statutory, regulatory, and common law
State legislatures and US congress
Statutory Law
you need to understand the legal limits influencing your prac…
the legal guidelines that nurses follow come from
creates statutory law
of or related to laws enacted by a legislative branch of the…
as a professional nurse
you need to understand the legal limits influencing your prac…
Statutory, regulatory, and common law
the legal guidelines that nurses follow come from
22 terms
Chapter 23: Legal Implications
Statutory Law
Regulatory Law
Common Law
Civil Law
Of or related to laws enacted by a legislative branch of the…
Reflects decisions made by administrative bodies such as Stat…
One source for law that is created by judicial decisions as o…
Statutes concerned with protecting a person's rights
Statutory Law
Of or related to laws enacted by a legislative branch of the…
Regulatory Law
Reflects decisions made by administrative bodies such as Stat…
44 terms
Chapter 23 Legal Implications
Statutory Law
Regulatory Law
Common Law
Civil Law
Created by state legislatures and federal US Congress (nurse…
Created by administrative bodies i.e. State Boards of Nursing
Created by judicial decisions made in courts from... previous ca…
• Protects the rights of individual persons in our society ... •…
Statutory Law
Created by state legislatures and federal US Congress (nurse…
Regulatory Law
Created by administrative bodies i.e. State Boards of Nursing
31 terms
Chapter 23 Legal Implications
Statutory law
Nurse Practice Acts
Regulatory/administrative law
Common law
Created by Elected legislative bodies such as stat legislatir…
The legal boundaries of nursing practice within each state
Decisions made by administrative bodies such as State Boards…
Result of judicial decisions made by courts when individual l…
Statutory law
Created by Elected legislative bodies such as stat legislatir…
Nurse Practice Acts
The legal boundaries of nursing practice within each state
15 terms
Legal implications ch 23
Statutory Law
Regulatory Law
Common law
Standard of care
Nurse Paractice act... - criminal law... - civil law
Administrative law... - reflects decisions made by administrativ…
Judicial decisions made in courts when individual legal cases…
Legal requirements for nursing practice that describe minimum…
Statutory Law
Nurse Paractice act... - criminal law... - civil law
Regulatory Law
Administrative law... - reflects decisions made by administrativ…
40 terms
Chapter 23 Legal Implications
safe nursing practice requires
law
Statutory law
Nurse Practice Act
clinical reasoning and an understanding of the legal framewor…
A standard or rule of conduct made by people to guide society…
Elected legislative bodies such as state legislatures and the…
defines and describes the legal boundaries of nursing practic…
safe nursing practice requires
clinical reasoning and an understanding of the legal framewor…
law
A standard or rule of conduct made by people to guide society…
32 terms
Chapter 23: Legal Implications
Nurse Practice Acts
Regulatory Law
Common Law
Criminal Laws
They describe and define the legal boundaries of nursing prac…
Reflects decisions made by administrative bodies.
Judicial decisions made in courts when individual legal cases…
Prevent harm to society and provide punishment of crimes.
Nurse Practice Acts
They describe and define the legal boundaries of nursing prac…
Regulatory Law
Reflects decisions made by administrative bodies.
26 terms
Legal Implications Vocab
Statutory law
Regulatory law
Common law
Americans with Disabilities Act
criminal law (felony and misdemeanor)... Civil law (protects rig…
administrative law, rules, regulations
informed consent, malpractice, comes from court
prohibits discrimination and ensures for persons with disabil…
Statutory law
criminal law (felony and misdemeanor)... Civil law (protects rig…
Regulatory law
administrative law, rules, regulations
95 terms
Legal Implications Mid-Term
Product Liability
Statute of Frauds
Consideration
CAN-SPAM
The liability of a manufacturer or seller for injury to purch…
a law requiring certain contracts to be in writing to be enfo…
The promise to give up something of value that a party to a c…
Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography And Mark…
Product Liability
The liability of a manufacturer or seller for injury to purch…
Statute of Frauds
a law requiring certain contracts to be in writing to be enfo…
Chapter 23 Legal Implications
Administrative law
Assault
Battery
Civil Laws
Decisions that are made by state boards of nursing when they…
Any action that puts a person in apprehension of harmful or o…
Any intentional touching without consent. Harmful or cause in…
Protect the right of individuals within our society and provi…
Administrative law
Decisions that are made by state boards of nursing when they…
Assault
Any action that puts a person in apprehension of harmful or o…
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