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malpractice prevention - byDavid Karp

Competence Knowing and adhering to professional standards and maintaining professional ________ reduce liability exposure.
Compliance The _________ by health professionals with policies and procedures in the medical office and hospital avoids patient injuries and litigation.
Charting __________ completely, consistently, and objectively can be the best defense against a malpractice claim.
Communication Patient injuries and resulting malpractice cases can be avoided by improving ___________ among health care professionals.
Confidentiality Protecting the ___________ of medical information is a legal and ethical responsibility of health professionals.
Courtesy An attitude and demeanor featuring ___________ can improve patient rapport and lessen the likelihood of lawsuits.
Carefulness Personal injuries can occur unexpectedly on the premises and may lead to lawsuits; they can be reduced by excercising _____________.
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