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Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
Administrative law
Advanced directive
Bioethics
Breach of contract
This law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
This includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
Ethical decisions pertaining to life issues examples include…
This occurs when either party do not comply with the terms of…
Administrative law
This law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
Advanced directive
This includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
33 terms
Medical Law and Ethics
The four classifications of law
Criminal Acts
Civil Law
Healthcare employees are frequently in…
Criminal, Civil, International, Military
felony, misdemeanor
Tort, contact, administrative
civil, tort and contract law
The four classifications of law
Criminal, Civil, International, Military
Criminal Acts
felony, misdemeanor
23 terms
Law and Ethics for Medical Careers
Name two important reasons for studyin…
List 3 areas where health care practio…
Define SUMMARY JUDGMENT
Define BIOETHICS
1. To function at the highest professional level ... 2. To avoid…
1. The rights and responsibilities and concerns of health car…
that, contrary to motion to dismiss b/c of no liability, the…
A discipline dealing with the ethical implication of biologic…
Name two important reasons for studyin…
1. To function at the highest professional level ... 2. To avoid…
List 3 areas where health care practio…
1. The rights and responsibilities and concerns of health car…
50 terms
Medical Law and Ethics- NCCT
What is right and wrong conduct called
The most common type of medical tort l…
A person sued is called the ___
The withdrawal of a physician from the…
ethics
negligence
defendant
abandonment
What is right and wrong conduct called
ethics
The most common type of medical tort l…
negligence
166 terms
HOSA Medical Law and Ethics
abuse
advance directives
agent
assault and battery
any care that results in physical harm, pain, or mental anguish
legal documents that allow individuals to state what medical…
in contract law this person is working under the employer in…
threat or attempt to injure or the unlawful touching of anoth…
abuse
any care that results in physical harm, pain, or mental anguish
advance directives
legal documents that allow individuals to state what medical…
33 terms
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
administrative law
advanced directive
bioethics
breach of contract
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
administrative law
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
advanced directive
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
33 terms
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
administrative law
advanced directive
bioethics
breach of contract
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
administrative law
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
advanced directive
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
Medical Law and Ethics 13
in order for personalized medicine to…
which of the following is the most fre…
data storage
computer hardware
make healthy choices, know their family history, and maintain…
social media
capabilitiy to store a population's health records in smaller…
faster microprocessors and larger memory capabilities
in order for personalized medicine to…
make healthy choices, know their family history, and maintain…
which of the following is the most fre…
social media
42 terms
Medical Assistant: Medical law and ethics
4 C's of Medical malpractice prevention
Medical statute of limitations
Legal statute of limitations
Law of agency
caring, communication, competence, charting
1-4 yrs from act or occurrence of injury... 6 months- 3 yrs fro…
1-3 yrs from date of discovery... maximum 2-5 yrs from date of…
states that an employee is considered to act as an agent of t…
4 C's of Medical malpractice prevention
caring, communication, competence, charting
Medical statute of limitations
1-4 yrs from act or occurrence of injury... 6 months- 3 yrs fro…
30 terms
MEDICAL LAW & ETHICS TEST REVIEW
DEPOSITION
SUBPOENA
IMPLIED CONSENT
EXPRESSED CONSENT
a pretrial interrogation of a witness; usually conducted in a…
a writ commanding the attendance in court, as a witness, of t…
is a form of consent, which is not expressly granted by a per…
is a consent either in writing or orally given for more compl…
DEPOSITION
a pretrial interrogation of a witness; usually conducted in a…
SUBPOENA
a writ commanding the attendance in court, as a witness, of t…
33 terms
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
administrative law
advanced directive
bioethics
breach of contract
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
administrative law
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
advanced directive
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
19 terms
Medical Law and Ethics part 2
Guardian Ad Litem
Euthanasia
Refuse treatment
Nuremberg Code
Person appointed by the court to speak on behalf of an incapa…
The administration of a lethal agent by another person to a p…
Patients have a legal right to:
Concern for the human subject in medical experimentation
Guardian Ad Litem
Person appointed by the court to speak on behalf of an incapa…
Euthanasia
The administration of a lethal agent by another person to a p…
48 terms
COMLEX Medical Law/Ethics
What are the reportable disease in mos…
True or False: Parents can refuse to h…
In terms of consent, if both parents (…
What classifies one as an emancipated…
HepA... HepB... Syphilis... Gonorrhea... Mumps... Measles... Rubella... Tuberculos…
False- if parents refuse consent for treatment for a non-emer…
No- only one parent needs to consent for treatment
Homeless... Parent (i.e. 16yo mother)... Married... Military... Finically…
What are the reportable disease in mos…
HepA... HepB... Syphilis... Gonorrhea... Mumps... Measles... Rubella... Tuberculos…
True or False: Parents can refuse to h…
False- if parents refuse consent for treatment for a non-emer…
13 terms
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
bioethics
breach of contract
civil law
defamation of character
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
this concerns relationships between individuals or individual…
this happens when a scandalous statement about someone
bioethics
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
breach of contract
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
22 terms
Medical Law and Ethics Chapter 8
Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
FLSA
Family and Medical Leave Act
FICA
prohibits unfair collection practices by creditors
Fair Labor Standards Act- establishes minimum wage requires o…
allows both Mom and Dad to take a leave of absence for up to…
Federal Insurance Contribution Act- requires employers
Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
prohibits unfair collection practices by creditors
FLSA
Fair Labor Standards Act- establishes minimum wage requires o…
50 terms
NCCT Medical Law and Ethics
What is right and wrong conduct
most common type of medical tort liabi…
a person sued is called the
the withdrawal of a physician from car…
ethics
negligence
defendant
abandonment
What is right and wrong conduct
ethics
most common type of medical tort liabi…
negligence
33 terms
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
administrative law
advanced directive
bioethics
breach of contract
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
administrative law
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
advanced directive
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
60 terms
Ethics and Law for Medical Offices
Medical ethics
Etiquette
Rights
Autonomy
Beliefs about right and wrong related to health care
A wide diversity of expectations about normal, acceptable beh…
A claim that is expected to be honored
Ability to make independent decisions about his or her health…
Medical ethics
Beliefs about right and wrong related to health care
Etiquette
A wide diversity of expectations about normal, acceptable beh…
16 terms
Medical Law & Ethics Part 1
Define "good faith" bargaining and kno…
Medicaid
Know the phases of medical malpractice…
Example of a fraudulent act
bargaining with "honesty of intention"
Provides healthcare for indigent people and is administered b…
Ex. Appealing a court case is Phase IV
Billing for unnecessary services
Define "good faith" bargaining and kno…
bargaining with "honesty of intention"
Medicaid
Provides healthcare for indigent people and is administered b…
36 terms
Medical Law and Ethics
What is one important reason to study…
What is the name for acceptable behavi…
Biomedical ethics identifies several r…
Early leaders of the American governme…
To develop the intellectual skills to analyze complex problems.
Etiquette
A Strong Claim
Right to a share of society's resources
What is one important reason to study…
To develop the intellectual skills to analyze complex problems.
What is the name for acceptable behavi…
Etiquette
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
bioethics
breach of contract
civil law
defamation of character
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
this concerns relationships between individuals or individual…
this happens when a scandalous statement about someone
bioethics
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
breach of contract
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
31 terms
Medical Ethics, Law, and Compliance
Abandonment
Arbitration
Assault
Authorization
withdrawing medical care from a patient without providing suf…
process fair to both sides
threat of injury to another
Document signed by a patient that permits release of particul…
Abandonment
withdrawing medical care from a patient without providing suf…
Arbitration
process fair to both sides
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
administrative law
advanced directive
bioethics
breach of contract
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
administrative law
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
advanced directive
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
29 terms
Medical Law and Ethics Knowledge Test
Law
Ethics
Bioethics
Morality
societal rules or regulations that are adviseable or obligato…
moral standards and a code for behavior that govern an indivi…
the ethical implications of biomedical technology and its pra…
what is believed to be right and wrong.
Law
societal rules or regulations that are adviseable or obligato…
Ethics
moral standards and a code for behavior that govern an indivi…
166 terms
HOSA Medical Law and Ethics 2014
abuse
advance directives
agent
assault and battery
...any care that results in physical harm, pain, or mental an…
...legal documents that allow individuals to state what medic…
...in contract law this person is working under the employer…
...threat or attempt to injure or the unlawful touching of an…
abuse
...any care that results in physical harm, pain, or mental an…
advance directives
...legal documents that allow individuals to state what medic…
410MLE ... Medical Law & Ethics - Chapter 07
Autopsy
Drug Enforcement Administration - DEA
Food and Drug Administration - FDA
Morbidity Rate
A postmortem examination of organs and tissues to determine t…
A division of the Department of Justice that enforces the Con…
An agency within the Department of Health and Human Services…
The rate of sick people or cases of disease in relationship t…
Autopsy
A postmortem examination of organs and tissues to determine t…
Drug Enforcement Administration - DEA
A division of the Department of Justice that enforces the Con…
33 terms
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
administrative law
advanced directive
bioethics
breach of contract
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
administrative law
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
advanced directive
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
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
Medical Assistant: Medical law and ethics
4 C's of Medical malpractice prevention
Medical statute of limitations
Legal statute of limitations
Law of agency
caring, communication, competence, chartingp
1-4 yrs from act or occurrence of injury... 6 months- 3 yrs fro…
1-3 yrs from date of discovery... maximum 2-5 yrs from date of…
states that an employee is considered to act as an agent of t…
4 C's of Medical malpractice prevention
caring, communication, competence, chartingp
Medical statute of limitations
1-4 yrs from act or occurrence of injury... 6 months- 3 yrs fro…
Medical law and ethics CH 3
** Explain the ethics and code creed a…
**Give 4 reasons how you can prevent m…
**Name 3 guidelines regarding drug reg…
Name the 4 D's of negligence
1. The code of ethics is a standard that MA's are supposed to…
1. Document any encounter you have with a patient... 2. Carefull…
1. A medical assistant may give meds under the direct supervi…
1. Duty... 2. Dereliction... 3. Direct cause... 4. Damages
** Explain the ethics and code creed a…
1. The code of ethics is a standard that MA's are supposed to…
**Give 4 reasons how you can prevent m…
1. Document any encounter you have with a patient... 2. Carefull…
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
administrative law
advanced directive
bioethics
breach of contract
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
administrative law
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
advanced directive
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
61 terms
medical law and ethics final exam
applied ethics
bioethics
ethics
medical practice acts
the practical application of moral standards that concern ben…
a field resulting from modern medical advances and research
the branch of philosophy related to morals, moral principles,…
apply specifically to the way medicine is practiced in a part…
applied ethics
the practical application of moral standards that concern ben…
bioethics
a field resulting from modern medical advances and research
33 terms
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
administrative law
advanced directive
bioethics
breach of contract
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
administrative law
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
advanced directive
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
Chapter 7 Medical Law and Ethics
Addiction
Autopsy
Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drug…
Compounding
an acquired physical or psychological dependence on a drug.
a postmortem examination of organs and tissues to determine t…
an agency of the federal government responsible for enforcing…
the combination and mixing of drugs and chemicals.
Addiction
an acquired physical or psychological dependence on a drug.
Autopsy
a postmortem examination of organs and tissues to determine t…
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
administrative law
advanced directive
bioethics
breach of contract
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
administrative law
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
advanced directive
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
10 terms
410MLE ... Medical Law & Ethics - Chapter 06
Arbitration
Compensatory damages
Duty
Fraud
Submitting a dispute for resolution to a person other than a…
An amount of money awarded by the court to make up for loss o…
Obligation or responsibility.
The deliberate concealment of the facts from another person f…
Arbitration
Submitting a dispute for resolution to a person other than a…
Compensatory damages
An amount of money awarded by the court to make up for loss o…
33 terms
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
administrative law
advanced directive
bioethics
breach of contract
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
administrative law
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
advanced directive
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
Health and law medical ethics
law was developed to do what?
law that is written so that we don't d…
which is NOT a style of law writing?
Judicial Branch is allocated with what…
provide a list of instructions
Parent Principle
Authoritative
...
law was developed to do what?
provide a list of instructions
law that is written so that we don't d…
Parent Principle
217 terms
HOSA Medical Law and Ethics State
abuse
advance directives
agent
assault and battery
...any care that results in physical harm, pain, or mental an…
...legal documents that allow individuals to state what medic…
...in contract law this person is working under the employer…
...threat or attempt to injure or the unlawful touching of an…
abuse
...any care that results in physical harm, pain, or mental an…
advance directives
...legal documents that allow individuals to state what medic…
54 terms
medical law & ethics midterm
what is etiquette
a physician may decide to offer a prof…
hippocrates, termed the "father of med…
hippocrates wrote the ____ of hippocra…
professional behavior that physicians practice with pts
courtesy
Greek
oath
what is etiquette
professional behavior that physicians practice with pts
a physician may decide to offer a prof…
courtesy
Medical Law and Ethics
Utilitarianism
Rights-Based Ethics
Duty-Based Ethics
Autonomy
An ethical theory based upon the principal that the rightness…
An ethical theory based upon the principal that rights belong…
A theory that focuses on performing one's duty to various peo…
Each person is entitled to determine their own destiny with d…
Utilitarianism
An ethical theory based upon the principal that the rightness…
Rights-Based Ethics
An ethical theory based upon the principal that rights belong…
33 terms
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
administrative law
advanced directive
bioethics
breach of contract
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
administrative law
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
advanced directive
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
18 terms
Medical Law & Ethics
Abandonment
CAL/OSHA Regulations
Informed Consent
Respondeat superior
A physician retires without notifying his patients. The physi…
The disposal of medical infectious waste is controlled by
A physician describes a procedure, risks and alternative trea…
A medical assistant who performs a procedure ordered by the p…
Abandonment
A physician retires without notifying his patients. The physi…
CAL/OSHA Regulations
The disposal of medical infectious waste is controlled by
Medical Law and Ethics
Amoral
Applied ethics
Bioethicists
Bioethics
Lacking moral standards
There is a practical application of moral standards that are…
...
A branch of applied ethics resulting from modern medical adva…
Amoral
Lacking moral standards
Applied ethics
There is a practical application of moral standards that are…
MEDICAL LAW AND ETHICS
Agency relationship-
Doctrine of the borrowed servant - rel…
Doctrine of personal liability - every…
d. Invasion of privacy... Negligence is…
The relationship of the Radiology Extender to the radiologist…
An employee temporarily under the control of another.
The law that states an individual is responsible for his or h…
Which is not necessary element to prove negligence?... a. Respon…
Agency relationship-
The relationship of the Radiology Extender to the radiologist…
Doctrine of the borrowed servant - rel…
An employee temporarily under the control of another.
50 terms
MEDICAL LAW & ETHICS
What is right and wrong conduct called…
The most common type of medical tort l…
A person sued is called the __________.
The withdrawal of a physician from the…
ethics
negligence
defendant
abandonment
What is right and wrong conduct called…
ethics
The most common type of medical tort l…
negligence
20 terms
Medical Ethics and Law
Criminal Law
Civil law
Tort
Malpractice
Law that focuses lk wrongs against a person, property, or soc…
Law that focuses on the legal relationships between people an…
A wrongful or illegal act of civil law not involving a contract
Providing improper or unprofessional treatment or cate that r…
Criminal Law
Law that focuses lk wrongs against a person, property, or soc…
Civil law
Law that focuses on the legal relationships between people an…
45 terms
Medical Law and Ethics
legislative branch
executive branch
judicial branch
constitutional law
lawmaking body. senate and house of representatives
president, cabinet, and advisors; enforces law
judges and federal courts; interprets law
addresses relationship between individuals and their government
legislative branch
lawmaking body. senate and house of representatives
executive branch
president, cabinet, and advisors; enforces law
Medical Law and Ethics
Negligence
Precautions
Murder
3 types of Abuse
Failure to take responsible precautions to protect others fro…
To protect others from risk of harm
Act done with intent to kill victim
Child abuse, Elderly abuse, Domestic Violence
Negligence
Failure to take responsible precautions to protect others fro…
Precautions
To protect others from risk of harm
20 terms
Medical Law and Ethics
Administrative law
Assault
Battery
Common law
Codifies interactions between citizens and government agencie…
A threat or attempt to inflict offensive physical contact or…
Bodily harm or unlawful touching of another. In the medical f…
Law of precedents built on a case by case basis and establish…
Administrative law
Codifies interactions between citizens and government agencie…
Assault
A threat or attempt to inflict offensive physical contact or…
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