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Ethics in Health Care. SCOPE OF PRACTICE. Duties and responsibilities a health care professional can perform based upon:. 1. 2. 3. STANDARD OF CARE. Definition:. INFORMED CONSENT. http://youtu.be/lrEsqYD0cLk. Client gives permission for a procedure or treatment.

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Ethics in health care

Ethics in Health Care


Scope of practice

SCOPE OF PRACTICE

Duties and responsibilities a health care professional can perform based upon:

  • 1.

  • 2.

  • 3.


Standard of care

STANDARD OF CARE

Definition:


Ethics in health care

INFORMED CONSENT

http://youtu.be/lrEsqYD0cLk

Client gives permission for a procedure or treatment.

Who cannot sign a consent form?


Advanced directive

Advanced Directive

Legal document that makes a patient’s wishes about life support known.

Applies when a person is unable to speak for himself

EXAMPLES:?


Negligence

Negligence

Unintentional acts that cause harm. What makes negligent acts unlawful?

In healthcare, negligence is also known as?


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