You are the administrative assistant to the Compliance and Accreditation Specialist at a local healthcare facility. You have been tasked with formatting a memo to be sent out to all departments as an informative reminder of the safeguards that are taken to protect the confidentiality of patient information as well as the importance of these guidelines. Access the following link: https://www.hhs.gov/hipaa/for-professionals/security/laws-regulations/index.html Then, read through the summary of the HIPAA Security Rule and format a memo in which the body of the memo includes at least 200 words, summarizing the precautions that the Security Rule requires a facility to take and […]
Which one to three basic ethical theories is being illustrated? Explain how decisions from a major moral principle perspective are developed in your scenario Explain how decisions might look from a biblical perspective. – Identify the informed consent and autonomy, medical research, patient confidentiality, double-blind studies, patient’s rights, and end-of-life decisions that may affect your scenario. Explain how and why. – Describe how decisions might look from a biblical perspective and the mechanism you would establish to ensure biblically consistent ethical practices concerning these matters. ARTICLE Dr. Yee is a cardiologist. A 75-year-old patient in need of heart surgery has […]
Think about your own culture. What would a healthcare provider need to know about you and your culture in order to provide culturally competent healthcare? Consider issues such as your ethnicity, religion, and so on.
A patient has the following volumes of distribution: deuterium oxide: 40 liters inulin: 13 liters Evans blue: 2.8 liters Her plasma shows a freezing point depression of 0.53 degrees C. For an ideal solution, a 1 OsM solution depresses the freezing point 1.86 degrees C. The osmolarity calculated is 0.285 OsM. Using the data above as the initial conditions in each case, determine the effects of the following procedures on the water and solute in the ECF and ICF after equilibrium has occurred. Briefly, explain your rationale for solving each problem. 1. Patient receives an intravenous infusion of 1.5 L […]