Law, Liability, and Ethics: For Medical Office Professionals / Edition 3

Law, Liability, and Ethics: For Medical Office Professionals / Edition 3

by Myrtle R. Flight
     
 

ISBN-10: 0827381832

ISBN-13: 9780827381834

Pub. Date: 08/01/1997

Publisher: Cengage Learning


This book is designed to give learners a foundation in medical law and ethics that will help them to interact with the legal profession, recognize when they need legal advice, protect their employers from medical malpractice complaints and understand their employee rights and the rights of their patients. Case studies fro actual legal procedures are used to

Overview


This book is designed to give learners a foundation in medical law and ethics that will help them to interact with the legal profession, recognize when they need legal advice, protect their employers from medical malpractice complaints and understand their employee rights and the rights of their patients. Case studies fro actual legal procedures are used to illustrate key points of law and interpretation of statutes as well as ethical dilemmas. Supplements Instructor's Manual 0-8273-8184-0

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780827381834
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
08/01/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
325
Product dimensions:
7.42(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents


From Examining Room To Courtroom. Functioning Within The Legal System. Intent Makes The Difference. Your Words May Form A Contract. Anatomy Of A Medical Malpractice Case. Health Care Is Big Business. The Medical Record. Introduction To Ethics. Privacy, Confidentiality, Privileged Communication: A Nexus Of Law And Ethics. Birth And The Beginning Of Life. Professional Ethics And The Living. Ethics: Death And Dying.

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