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

Chapter 01

Ethics

QuestionAnswer
The three ethical principles to consider when making clinical decisions are? self determination, beneficence, and justice.
Respect for people is one of six basic ethical principles that nurses and other health care professionals should use as a basis for? clinical decision-making.
Respect implies that patients are treated as autonomous individuals capable of making? informed decisions about their care.
Patient __________ is referred to as self-determination or self-management. autonomy
The second ethical principle is beneficence, which? emphasizes the importance of preventing harm and assuring the patient’s well-being.
Nonmaleficence follows the QSEN core competency of safety, ensuring? patient SAFETY and preventing harm.
Fidelity refers to the nurse keeping his or her obligation to? follow through with care.
Veracity is the principle that the nurse has an obligation to tell the truth, to the? best of his or her knowledge.
Social justice refers to equality, which means that all patients should be treated? equally and fairly.
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing identified nine nursing practice areas needing improvement, including? medications, communicating data and assessments, attentiveness to patients, clinical reasoning, prevention of errors or complications, timely intervention, interpreting orders, professionalism and advocacy, and mandatory reporting.
Created by: lisallisa