Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Chapter2legalissueVM

Chapter2legalissue

QuestionAnswer
Voluntary statement of facts sworn to be true before an authority affidavit
statement one expects to prove allegation
in good faith or innocently bona fide
al legal decisions reported on a given legal subject case law
first pleading filed by plaintiffs attorney in a negligence action complaint
person accused defendant
questions are answered under oath deposition
federal courts federal law
court-appointed protector for an individual guardian
injury resulting from the activity of health care professionals iatrogenic injury
formal written accusation from a grand jury indictment
taking another's property without consent larceny stealing
principles that have evolved and continue to evolve on the basis of court decisions law common
any law prescribed by the action of a legislature law statutory
obligation to do or not do something liability
professional misconduct that results in harm to another; negligence of a professional; malpractice
omission or commission of an act that a reasonable and prudent person would do under the same circumstances. negligence
reckless disregard for the safety of another; willful indifference negligence criminal
providing false testimony under oath perjury
person who initiates a lawsuit plaintiff
description of conduct that is expected of an individual in a given circumstance standard of care
permission being given for an action consent
agreement or permission accompanied by full notice about what is being consented to informed consent
AHA stands for American Health Association
bill or rights is known now by what patient care partnership
This act was made by the food and drug administration for medical devices safe medical device act
what is good for the individual and for society and establishes the nature of duties that people owe themselves and one another ethics
these are guides for ethical decision making, the principles that we try to instill in our children. moral principles
DHHS--federal cabinet level department of health and human services
public health services-- state then filters down to county
medicaid and medicare-- hcfa cabinet level
social security-- paid for by employers and employees
World Health Organization(WHO)-- TB!! World help
Created by: Class