The framework for medical ethics is composed of set of principles. One is active goodness or beneficence. This principle is about deciding on what is good for the patient. The other one is doing no harm, non-maleficence. While the second …Read More »
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As the Internet expands, so does the content. However, in the medical world, the expansion of information is a double-edged sword. Although it is nice to have more information to help people make better medical decisions, the ease in which …Read More »
What is a CNA Cover Letter? A certified nursing assistance letter holds the key to your success. Why do we say that this is the key to your success? This is because it works as a primary marketing tool of …Read More »
Medical malpractice is lawfully defined as expert’s carelessness by exact act or omission by a health care provider in which the treatment being given falls below the accepted standard of practice in the medical society resulting to patient’s injury or …Read More »
In Wikipedia, ethics is described as the “science of morality”. A branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defending and recommending concepts of right and wrong conduct.
In the field of medical assistants, a certain medical association known as AAMA or …Read More »
Doctors are expected to function under the do no harm’ maxim, but history has it that sometimes this is easier said than done. Although the ancients were amazingly refined in their understanding of injury, disease and sickness, they normally employed …Read More »
Nursing homes are usually inspected annually to ensure that they abide to the set standards. These inspections are meant to identify the common nursing homes violations as reported by people. These violations are usually put in a record and they …Read More »
Nursing home abuse is a growing concern. Although there are measures in place that attempt to prevent abuse, many elderly citizens who reside in nursing homes and assisted living facilities are vulnerable to beating, slapping, pushing, and sexual abuse.
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I am a nursing student and this helps me with my Ethics of Nursing class. I have a brother in pre med and he finds this book very helpful as well. As it is a For Dummies book, it’s a …Read More »
Putting your elderly loved one in a nursing home or assisted living facility is one of the hardest decisions you will make when time comes. In this kind of decision making situation, you have to be extra careful in choosing …Read More »