Health Science Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

designation of health care
durable power of attorney
privileged communications
patients bill of rights
assault and battery
expressed contracts
health care records
invasion of privacy
advance directives
false imprisonment
informed consent
legal disability
confidentiality
implied consent
patients rights
criminal law
living wills
deformation
malpractice
civil law
contact
ethics
abuse
agent
HIPAA
legal
libel
OBRA
PSDA
tort

Legal/Ethical Responsibilities Crossword

Legal/Ethical Responsibilities Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

kack ability to sign contract;under influence or unconscious
false information that is spoken about someone
wrongful act that does not involve a contract
when false statements damage a person's reputation
false information that is written about someone
aka crime
unlawful touching of another person without his/her consent.
threat or attempt to injure
involves legal relationships between people and protection of property
a set of principles relating to what is morally right and/or wrong
failure to give care that would normally be given and results in an injury
factors of care patients can expect to receive
restraining a person against his/her will
an agreement between two or more parties
information about a patient must remain private
failure of a professional to use the degree of skill commonly expected in that particular profession
permission granted to perform procedure after all of the risks have been explained
restraining a person against his/her will

Ethics & Legal Terms Crossword

Ethics & Legal Terms Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Use (something) to bad effect or for a bad purpose; misuse.
legal doctrine related to the guilt of someone who aids or abets in the commission of a crime
A threat or attempt to inflict offensive physical contact or bodily harm on a person (as by lifting a fist in a threatening manner) that puts the person in immediate danger of or in apprehension of such harm or contact
An offensive touching or use of force on a person without the person's consent
The issuing of a statement or certificate by a professional organization to a person who has met the requirements of education and/or experience and who meets the standards set by the organization
Threat of kidnapping, extortion, force or violence to be performed immediately or in the future, or the use of parental, custodial, or official authority over a child
The act of saying false things in order to make people have a bad opinion of someone or something
A system of moral principles that apply values and judgments to the practice of medicine
A clear and voluntary indication of preference or choice, usually oral or written, and freely given in circumstances where the available options and their consequences have been made clear (informed consent
An intentional tort; the intentional unjustified, nonconsensual detention or confinement of a person within fixed boundaries for any length of time. Restraint may be physical, chemical, or emotional
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (1996) is United States legislation that provides data privacy and security provisions for safeguarding medical information
An agreement by a patient to allow disclosure of private health information in cases in which the patient has been informed about the information to be disclosed, the purpose of the disclosure, and his or her right to object to the disclosure, but has not done so.
A formal agreement that a patient signs to give permission for a medical procedure (such as surgery) after having been told about the risks, benefits, etc.
Illicit (i.e., unauthorized) use of documentary materials related to treatment or condition of a patient.
An area of commercial law dealing with a set of contractual, quasi-contractual and non-contractual fiduciary relationships that involve a person, called the agent, that is authorized to act on behalf of another (called the principal) to create legal relations with a third party.
The branch of law that deals with the application of medical knowledge to legal problems.
Responsible by law; legally answerable
A false accusation written, printed, or typewritten, or presented in a picture or a sign that is made with malicious intent to defame the reputation of a person who is living or the memory of a person who is dead, resulting in public embarrassment, contempt, ridicule, or hatred.
The state or condition of having a license granted by official or legal authority to perform medical acts and procedures not permitted by persons without such a license
Improper, illegal, or negligent professional activity or treatment, especially by a medical practitioner, lawyer, or public official
Concerning or relating to what is right and wrong in human behavior
Fail to care for properly
The failure to do something that a reasonable person of ordinary prudence would do in a certain situation or the doing of something that such a person would not do

Ethical & Legal Responsibilities of Healthcare Workers Crossword

Ethical & Legal Responsibilities of Healthcare Workers Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

To forget or not providing care for a pt's needs
Your beliefs
Standards that reflect moral values
Granted without being spoken from the patient
Informed Consent Permission given by the patient, after full disclosure of facts about a procedure or test from the healthcare professional
Written permission from the patient to provide care or services
Invasion of privacy Accessing a pt.'s health information without their permission or without reason
Federal law that requires healthcare organizations /facilities to keep the pt.'s info private
Physically harming someone
Threatening to harm someone
Being held responsible for your actions or behavior
Locking a pt. in their room or to their bed/chair without reason
Speaking untruths about someone that tarnishes their reputation
Saying or doing something that hurts someone's reputation

Chapter 5 Legal & Ethical Responsibilities Crossword

Chapter 5 Legal & Ethical Responsibilities Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Wrongs against person, property, society
Relationships between people, protection of person's rights
Wrongful act that do not involve a contract
Slander, libel
First component of a contract
Third component of a contract
Contracted parties must be free of _______________ disability.
________________ and Agent
The type of consent needed to release medical information
Health Care Records are ________________________.
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
Health care workers must protect privacy and _________________ of patients health care records
Assisted suiside
Principles dealing with what is morally right or wrong
Standards for _______________ of Individually Identifiable Health Information

Legal and Ethical Responsibilities- Brenna, Hannah, Destiny Crossword

Legal and Ethical Responsibilities- Brenna, Hannah, Destiny Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Failure to take care of patient properly.
failure of a professional to use the degree of skill and learning "bad practice"
An agreement between one or more parties
Information of the patient must remain private
A threat or attempt to injure a person
Wrongfully touching another person without their consent
Care that results in physical or mental harm
False statements that harm one's reputation
Wrongful acts that don't involve contracts
Legal relationships between people and the protection of a person's rights
wrongs against a person, property or society.
permission granted voluntarily by a person who is sound mind after the procedure and all risks involved have been explained
unnecessarily exposing a person or revealing personal information without their consent
restraining a person or restricting their freedom
incorrect information about an individual that is spoken
false information about a person that is written out
A person who does not have a legal capacity to form a contract
a set of principles relating to what is morally right or wrong
factors of care that patients can expect to receive
a document that permits an indivisual to appoint another person to make any decisions regarding their health care (POA)
A federal law that all health care facilities receiving any type of federal age that comply with requirements (PSDA)

Legal & Ethical Vocab Crossword

Legal & Ethical Vocab Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

wrongful acts that do not involve contracts.
unnecessarily exposing an individual or revealing personal information about an individual without that person's consent.
threat or attempt to cause injury, unlawful touching without consent.
stated in clear language, either orally or in writing.
set of principles relating to what is morally right or wrong.
restraining an individual or restricting an individual's freedom.
responsibilities that are authorized or based on law.
permission granted voluntarily by a person who is of sound mind after the procedure and all risk involved have been explained in terms the person can understand.
information about the patient must remain private and can be shared only with other members of the patient's health care team.
form of defamation that is written.
focuses on wrongs against a person, property, or society.
focuses on legal relationships between people and the protection of a person's rights.
bad practice or professional negligence.
any care that results in physical harm, pain, or mental anguish.
agreement between two or more parties.

Legal and ethical Word Search

Legal and ethical Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Durable Power of Attorney
Involuntary Consent
False Imprisonment
Good Samaritan Law
Advance Directive
Expressed Consent
Scope of Practice
Informed Consent
Intentional Tort
Standard of Care
Implied Consent
Proximate Cause
Minor Consent
Abandonment
Duty to Act
Living Will
Defamation
Negligence
Assault
Battery
Consent
Slander
HIPAA
Libel
POLST
Tort
DNR

Wednesday Word Search

Wednesday Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

RESPONSIBILITIES
CONFIDENTIALITY
COMMUNICATION
IMPRISONMENT
PROFESSIONAL
MALPRACTICE
TERMINOLOGY
DEFAMATION
DIRECTIVES
DISABILITY
NEGLIGENCE
PRIVILEGED
CARTILAGE
CONTRACTS
LIGAMENTS
RESILIENT
STANDARDS
STRUCTURE
ATTORNEY
PATIENTS
SKELETAL
SYNOVIAL
ANXIETY
ASSAULT
BATTERY
ETHICAL
MEDICAL
PRIVACY
SCIENCE
ETHICS
HEALTH
JOINTS
MENTAL
RIGHTS
STRESS
THEORY
ABUSE
BONES
BURSA
FLUID
LEGAL
TORTS

Legal & Ethical Perspectives Worksheet

Legal & Ethical Perspectives Worksheet
Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

Bad practice - harmful, incorrect, or negligent practice or treatment of a patient by a health care provider. (Professional Negligence)
Failure to give care that is normally expected in a particular position and results in injury to a patient.
a wrongful act or an infringement of a right (other than under contract) leading to civil legal liability.
Holding a person against his/her will by using a restrictive device or other means.
The giving out of information about an individual or patient without his/her consent.
To be legally responsible for failing to perform professional duties to meet the standards of care and/or causing harm or injury.
May include a threat or attempt to injure a patient.
Unlawful touching of another person without consent.
Gives rise to contractual obligations by some action or inaction without verbally expressed terms.
Agreement between the parties, the terms are stated indistinct and explicit language, either orally or in writing.

MEDICAL LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES 1 Word Search

MEDICAL LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES 1 Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

REFUSAL CARE OR PATIENT CARE
DURABLE POWER OF ATTORNEY
OFFLINE MEDICAL DIRECTION
ONLINE MEDICAL DIRECTION
DO NOT RESUSITATE ORDER
ADVANCE DIRECTIVES
EMANCIPATED MINORS
EXPRESSED CONSENT
SCOPE OF PRACTICE
CONFIDENTIALITY
IMPILED CONSENT
BREACH OF DUTY
LIVING WILLS
DUTY TO ACT
ABANDONMENT
NEGLIGENCE
PROTOCOLS
BATTERY
ASSAULT
CONSENT
ETHICS
HIPAA
TORT