HCS 335 Week 2 Ethics Case Study
Week 2 Individual Assignment: Ethics Case Study
Resource: Ethics Case Study Grading Criteria on your student website.
Read the case study in Ch. 4 of Medical Law and Ethics that begins, Jerry McCAll is Dr. Williams office assistant.
Prepare a 700- to 1050-word paper in which you answer the following questions:
o Does Jerrys medical training qualify him to issue this refill order? Why or why not?
o Would it make a difference if the medication requested were for control of high blood pressure that the patient critically needs on a daily basis? Why or why not?
o If Jerry calls in the refill and the patient has an adverse reaction while flying, is Jerry protected from a lawsuit under the doctrine of respondent superior?
o What is your advice to Jerry?
o Identify major legal and ethical issues that may affect Jerrys decision.
o What problem-solving methods might be helpful to assist in making an ethical decision?
Include at least two sources in your paper.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines
Excerpt from file: EthicsCaseStudy Name HCS/335 Date Professor EthicsCaseStudy EthicsCaseStudy Todayshealthcareprofessionalsareimmersedinaneverchangingenvironment. Theadventofmanagedcare,avarietyofmedicalpracticearrangements,andamultitude ofhealthcarespecialtyareashaveresultedinthecontinualneedtounderstandhealthcare
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