Sports Med Legal and Ethical Terms
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Touching someone without their permission.
Doing something that a reasonable person would or would not do under similar circumstances
Failing to do something that a reasonable person would or would not do under similar circumstances
Failing to inform a participant of potential risks and dangers.
Failure to Warn
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
Being informed of all procedures and the potential risks and benefits of each.
The legal responsibility to act in a reasonable and prudent manner.
When an individual commits a negligent act while providing care.
Failure to use ordinary or reasonable care. In order to prove
Federal legislation that opens up services, facilities, and opportunities to people with disabilities.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
The "golden rule” of the sports world.
Fair Play and Sportmanship
Substances used for the express purpose to perform better athletically.
Performance Enhancing Drugs
No person shall be excluded on the basis of gender or be denied the benefit of any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance
Title IX - Gender Equity