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Vocabulary
Right, Duty or Neither
Law
Hodge Podge

100

Melissa believes that one of her roles as a medical assisstant is to be a patient _______________, supporting both the patient and his or her family members during illnesses
What is advocate

100

______________ or handicapped patients need special understanding and patience from those who are employed in medical facilities
What is Impaired

100

Healthcare services to all Americans
What is Neither

100

Teh 3 basic categories of criminal law are:
What is misdemeanors, felonies, and treason

100

Cases that are brought to court by individuals or groups is called _________ law and lw that involves crime against the state or government is called ________ law
What is Civil/Criminal

200

Ben has conflicting views about _________________ and is unsure as to whether he would want the option to die with dignity if he had an incurable, debilitating disease.
What is Euthanasia

200

Bianca is an infertile patient who is participating in ___________ ____________ to research a new drug that may help her to conceive a child.
What is Clinical research

200

Owning a gun when licensed
What is Right

200

The three basic categories of civil law are
What is Administrative, Contract and Tort

200

The improper performance of a legal act is ___________
What is Malfeasance

300

Jill understands that the ___________________ of her actions while she is at work could affect whether a patient complies with the physician's instructions
What is Ramifications

300

The members of the Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs issue ____________ about medical situation, similar to the way the Supreme Court Justices consider matters that are brought before the court.
What is Opinions

300

Providing care to an elderly patient
What is Duty

300

An intentional attempt to injure another person is called ______________.
What is Assault.

300

Double Jeopardy What is the ultimate appellate court in the United States
What is U.S. Supreme Court

400

_________________ allows the medical assistant to consider his or her personal feeling about various ethical issues before being faced with those decisions while working with actual patients.
What is Introspection

400

__________ is a devotion to the truth
What is Veracity

400

Nondiscrimination
What is Right

400

The unlawful use of force or violence against another person is called___________
What is Battery

400

The improper performance of a legal act is called ____________
What is Misfeasance

500

When a person has breached an ethical standard, _________________ may be necessary to atone for the action.
What is Reparations.

500

Kristy considers being friendly toward the patients in the clinic as her _____ and a vital part of her job performance
What is Duty

500

Life
What is Right

500

Daily Double Dr. Cartwright failed to follow the care of a hospital patient whom he was assigned and may be guilty of ______________ and/or _________________
What is Negligence; Abandoment

500

The failure to perform an act that should have been perforned is _________________.
What is Nonfeasance