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Legal and Ethical Considerations for Dental Hygienists and Assistants

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ISBN-10: 1556644221

ISBN-13: 9781556644221

Edition: 2000

Authors: Judith Ann Davison

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Dental hygienists and assistants need to be aware of legal processes related to issues of infection control, insurance, liability, malpractice and negligence. This text provides information concerning legal, ethical and management dilemmas.
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Book details

List price: $59.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 12/14/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 400
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.496
Language: English

The Legal System
The Judicial System
Procedural Law/Structure of a Lawsuit
The Law and Ethics
Legal Rights That Define Relationships Between Individuals
Tort Law Unintentional Acts
Tort Law Intentional Misconduct
Informed Consent
Confidentiality and Disclosure
Contractual Relationships
Quality Assurance
Accreditation and Credentialing
Legal Consequences of Unauthorized Practice
The Role of Professional Associations and The Federal Government
Office Protocols and Patient Records
Medical and Dental Records
Forensic Dentistry
Office Procedures
Employee Rights, Application for Employment and Employment Contracts
Sexual Harrassment
Changing the Law
Creating or Changing Law Appendices
American Dental Association Principles of Ethics and Code of Professional Conduct
Code of Ethics for Dental Hygienists
American Dental Assistants Association Principles of Ethics and Professional Conduct
Ethics for Dental Laboratory Technologists
Code of Ethics for Dental Laboratory Industry
Safety Mini-Audit for Compliance and Safety Checklist Excerpts from The Written Office Safety Program
Rhode Island Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action
Maines Dental Practice Act and Rules and Regulations
Wyomings Dental Practice Act and Rules and Regulations