Ethics & Legal Terms Crossword

Created
Apr 25, 2016
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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Use (something) to bad effect or for a bad purpose; misuse. Abuse
legal doctrine related to the guilt of someone who aids or abets in the commission of a crime Aiding & Abetting
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 Assault
An offensive touching or use of force on a person without the person's consent Battery
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 Certification
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 Coercion
The act of saying false things in order to make people have a bad opinion of someone or something Defamation
A system of moral principles that apply values and judgments to the practice of medicine Ethics
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 Expressed 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 False Imprisonment
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (1996) is United States legislation that provides data privacy and security provisions for safeguarding medical information HIPAA
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. Implied Consent
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. Informed Consent
Illicit (i.e., unauthorized) use of documentary materials related to treatment or condition of a patient. Invasion of Privacy
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. Law of Agency
The branch of law that deals with the application of medical knowledge to legal problems. Laws
Responsible by law; legally answerable Liable
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. Libel
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 Licensure
Improper, illegal, or negligent professional activity or treatment, especially by a medical practitioner, lawyer, or public official Malpractice
Concerning or relating to what is right and wrong in human behavior Morals
Fail to care for properly Neglect
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 Negligence

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Legal/Ethical Responsibilities Crossword

Created
Feb 18, 2016
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kack ability to sign contract;under influence or unconscious legal disability
false information that is spoken about someone slander
wrongful act that does not involve a contract tort
when false statements damage a person's reputation defamation
false information that is written about someone libel
aka crime criminal law
unlawful touching of another person without his/her consent. battery
threat or attempt to injure assault
involves legal relationships between people and protection of property civile law
a set of principles relating to what is morally right and/or wrong ethics
failure to give care that would normally be given and results in an injury malpractice
factors of care patients can expect to receive patient rights
restraining a person against his/her will false imprisonment
an agreement between two or more parties contract
information about a patient must remain private confidentiality
failure of a professional to use the degree of skill commonly expected in that particular profession malpractice
permission granted to perform procedure after all of the risks have been explained informed consent
restraining a person against his/her will false imprisonment

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Chapter 5 Legal & Ethical Responsibilities Crossword

Created
Nov 4, 2016
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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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

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Ethical & Legal Responsibilities of Healthcare Workers Crossword

Created
Apr 26, 2016
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To forget or not providing care for a pt's needs Neglect
Your beliefs Morals
Standards that reflect moral values Ethics
Granted without being spoken from the patient Implied Consent
Informed Consent Permission given by the patient, after full disclosure of facts about a procedure or test from the healthcare professional Informed Consent
Written permission from the patient to provide care or services Expressed Consent
Invasion of privacy Accessing a pt.'s health information without their permission or without reason Invasion of privacy
Federal law that requires healthcare organizations /facilities to keep the pt.'s info private HIPAA
Physically harming someone Battery
Threatening to harm someone Assault
Being held responsible for your actions or behavior Liable
Locking a pt. in their room or to their bed/chair without reason False Imprisonment
Speaking untruths about someone that tarnishes their reputation Slander
Saying or doing something that hurts someone's reputation Defamation

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Health Science Law Terms Crossword

Created
Sep 21, 2016
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a system of law concerned with the punishment of those who commit crimes Criminal Law
the system of law concerned with private relations between members of a community rather than criminal, military, or religious affairs Civil Law
a set of rules or a promise that limits access or places restrictions on certain types of information Confidentiality
moral principles that govern a person's or group's behavior Ethics
permission granted in the knowledge of the possible consequences, typically that which is given by a patient to a doctor for treatment with full knowledge of the possible risks and benefits Informed consent
failure to use reasonable care, resulting in damage or injury to another Negligence
Interaction between two parties in which the law recognizes a private, protected relationship that would remain confidential (last word abbreviated to Comm) Privileged Comm
Wrongful act that doesn't involve a contract Tort
a written statement detailing a person's desires regarding their medical treatment in circumstances in which they are no longer able to express informed consent, especially an advance directive Living Will
a written statement of a person's wishes regarding medical treatment, often including a living will, made to ensure those wishes are carried out should the person be unable to communicate them to a doctor Advanced Directive
a person under the age of full legal responsibility Minor
Threat or attempt to injury Assault
Touching someone without consent Battery
restraining someone or restricting their freedoms False Imprisonment
bad practice Malpractice
false statements that damage reputation Defamation
spoken false statements Slander
Written slander Libel
People who are minors, mentally incompetent, under the influence drugs, or who don't understand the language have Legal Disability
any care that results in physical pain, harm, or mental anguish Abuse

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Legal & Ethical Vocab Crossword

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Feb 12, 2017
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wrongful acts that do not involve contracts. Tort
unnecessarily exposing an individual or revealing personal information about an individual without that person's consent. Invasion of privacy
threat or attempt to cause injury, unlawful touching without consent. Assault & Battery
stated in clear language, either orally or in writing. Expressed Contracts
set of principles relating to what is morally right or wrong. Ethics
restraining an individual or restricting an individual's freedom. False Imprisonment
responsibilities that are authorized or based on law. Legal
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 Consent
information about the patient must remain private and can be shared only with other members of the patient's health care team. Confidentiality
form of defamation that is written. Libel
focuses on wrongs against a person, property, or society. Criminal Law
focuses on legal relationships between people and the protection of a person's rights. Civil Law
bad practice or professional negligence. Malpractice
any care that results in physical harm, pain, or mental anguish. Abuse
agreement between two or more parties. Contract

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Ethics Crossword

Created
Jan 11, 2017
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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

focuses on legal relationships between people and the protection of a persons right civil law
focuses on wrongs against a person, property, or society criminal law
wrongful acts that do not involve contracts torts
the failure of a professional to use the degree of skill resulting in injury, loss, or damage malpractice
failure to give care that is normally expected of a person in a position negligence
a threat and the action of unlawful touching assault and battery
permission granted voluntarily after being told the terms informed consent
restraining a patient false imprisonment
damage of anothers reputation defamation
understood without verbally expressed terms implied contracts
stated in clear language orally or written expressed contracts
person without legal capacity to form a contract legal disability
a set of principles relating to what is morally right or wrong ethics
legal documents that allow a person to state what medical treatment they want or do not want advance directives

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Legal and Ethical Responsibilities- Brenna, Hannah, Destiny Crossword

Created
Jan 4, 2017
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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

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Ethical and Legal Concepts Crossword

Created
Apr 24, 2016
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Any care that results in physical harm or pain, or mental anguish Abuse
An unlawful physical attack upon another Assult
The use of force or intimidation to obtain compliance Coercion
To convey in writing, by gestures, or verbally the agreement of a patient to receive treatment Expressed Consent
Restraining an individual or restricting an individual's freedom False Imprisonment
The granting of permission for healthcare without a formal agreement Implied Consent
Permission granted voluntarily by a person who is sound of mind and aware if all the factors involved Informed Consent
Revealing personal information about an individual without their consent Invasion of Privacy
A uniform or constant fact of principle Laws
Principles of right or good conduct Ethics
Denotes legal responsibility Liable
False written statement that causes a person ridicule or contempt, or causes damage to their reputation Libel
Any professional misconduct, unreasonable lack of skill or fidelity in professional duties, or illegal or immoral conduct Malpractice
Disregard or failure to perform a certain function Neglect
Failure to give care that is normally expected, resulting in injury to another person Negligence
A mutual agreement to exchange privileges or relationships Reciprocity
The entitlements a person has in society Rights
Any spoken words that are untrue to a reputaion Slander
The act of recording Registration
The unlawful taking of property from another Theft

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Legal Terms Crossword

Created
Jan 19, 2017
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Crossword
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A relationship between harm to a patient and a health care provider’s negligence, such that the harm would not have occurred but for the provider’s negligence Causation
A procedure that takes place during discovery wherein a witness, a court reporter, and at least two attorneys meet, and the witness provides sworn answers to the attorneys’ questions. Deposition
A health care provider’s obligation to provide a quality of care that other health care providers would provide under similar circumstances. Duty of Care
The requirement that a doctor or other health care provider inform the patient about treatment options, risks associated with a certain procedure, and other important medical information related to their care Informed Consent
The processes of using the court system to solve a conflict between a doctor and a patient Litigation
Negligent provision of health care. Malpractice
The initial documents filed in a lawsuit, including the patient’s complaint and the health care provider’s answer. Pleadings
Money paid by a health care provider to a patient victimized by medical malpractice, designed to punish the health care provider for conduct that is considered particularly egregious. Punitive Damages
When a defendant doctor (usually through an insurance carrier) agrees to pay the plaintiff patient an amount of money in exchange for the plaintiff’s agreement to release the doctor from liability in a malpractice case Settlement
The quality of care that a health care provider should have provided, measured by the level of care that a reasonably skilled health care professional would have provided in similar circumstances. Standard of care
Period of time during which a patient must go to court to file a medical malpractice lawsuit, or lose the right to file. Statue of Limitations
The state of being legally responsible for the harm one causes another person. Liability
The failure to use ordinary or reasonable care - care that persons would normally exercise to avoid injury to themselves or to others under similar circumstances. negligence
are legal wrongs committed against a person or the property of another. tort
 The athlete understands the dangers associated with participating in a particular sport, and participates voluntarily knowing of the exposed dangers. Assumption of risk

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Health Science Word Search

Created
Sep 27, 2015
Type
Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

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

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