Medical Law, Ethics, and Bioethics for Ambulatory Care / Edition 4

Medical Law, Ethics, and Bioethics for Ambulatory Care / Edition 4

by MARCIA (MARTI) LEWIS, Carol D. Tamparo
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803603487

ISBN-13: 9780803603486

Pub. Date: 03/28/1998

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

Now in its sixth edition, Medical Law, Ethics and Bioethics for Health Professions continues to champion the "Have a Care" cause while providing readers with a strong ethical and legal foundation to better serve their clients. Any direct client contact involves ethical and legal responsibility and a certain level of ambulatory health care knowledge. This book

Overview

Now in its sixth edition, Medical Law, Ethics and Bioethics for Health Professions continues to champion the "Have a Care" cause while providing readers with a strong ethical and legal foundation to better serve their clients. Any direct client contact involves ethical and legal responsibility and a certain level of ambulatory health care knowledge. This book provides that and provides a solid groundwork for ambulatory care as it pertains to legal concepts and laws, ethical issues, and bioethics faced in today's medical practices - by today's health care professionals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803603486
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
03/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
295
Product dimensions:
6.09(w) x 9.05(h) x 0.61(d)

Table of Contents

1. Medical Law, Ethics, and Bioethics
2. Medical Practice Management
3. The Employees in Ambulatory Health Care
4. Legal Guidelines for Ambulatory Care
5. Regulations and Professional Liability for the Health Care Professional
6. Public Duties
7. Consent
8. Medical Records
9. Collection Practices
10. Employment Practices
11. A Cultural Perspective for Ambulatory Health Care
12. Allocation of Scarce Medical Resources
13. Genetic Engineering
14. Abortion
15. Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
16. Life and Death
17. Dying and Death
18. Have a Care!
Epilogue
Appendices: Codes of Ethics
Sample Documents for Choices About Health Care, Life, and Death
Index

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