Discuss one of the emerging technology issues in Clinical Documentation and the Health Record and discuss whether it should be included in the definition of the legal health record. Your summary should be at least 100-200 words.
A provider orders Unasyn 300 mg/kg/day, IV, divided evenly into a doses to be given every 6 hours for 7 days. The patient weighs 124 lbs. Calculate the dosage (in mg) of Unasyn that the patient will receive per dose. Round the nearest whole mg.
You are just starting work at a new health department and you have been asked to outline the steps that should be taken to update the department’s preparedness plan for an influenza outbreak. Outline the steps of the report and explain why each is an important component of a preparedness plan.
Research a major natural disaster that has taken place in the last fifteen years. What type of plan was in place prior to the disaster? What were the strengths and weaknesses of the response? How would you have planned for and organized the response if you had been in charge?
Explain how at least one aspect of the medical technology used in this case raises an issue of ethical concern. With this ethical issue in mind, do you think you would elect to have this treatment if you had a condition or injury that could be treated by a similar use of technology? Why or why not. Only in the case of a 42-year-old man who went to the emergency room at Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center in New Jersey immediately following a seizure, the data tracked on his Fitbit helped inform doctors of the appropriate course of action […]
Identify three different specfific ethical dilemmas posed by the existence of assisted reproductive technologies (“Should…?” or “When is it acceptable to…?” or “Is it every morally justified to…?”). Choose one of the dilemmas you identified. And then list impacted stakeholders and briefly describe how each person/group/institution might be impacted. These impacts can be positive or negative.