Description : The definitive medico-legal reference for medical students and practitioners in Australia Essentials of Law for Medical Practitioners is a timely and authoritative reference focused on the requirements of medical students and practitioners. This easy-to-read medico-legal text assumes no prior legal practice knowledge or experience, making it ideal for those new to the medical industry. The content addresses matters relating to all Australian jurisdictions. It also provides a brief overview of the law in several practice areas, allowing practitioners to locate key information quickly. Topical issues discussed in Essentials of Law for Medical Practitioners include privacy and confidentiality of patient information, medical negligence, fertility and reproductive technology, the laws regarding mental health issues and professional regulation and discipline. • directed at current medical education • includes learning objectives and key questions for each chapter • applies knowledge to a clinical context and focuses on the application of clinical cases and legislation to practical situations • assumes no prior legal knowledge • identifies medico-legal issues for further discussion
Description : Perfect for: • Bachelor of Nursing students • Diploma of Nursing students • Bachelor of Midwifery students • Bachelor of Paramedicine students • Bachelor of Health science students • Post graduate Nursing and Midwifery students Essentials of Law for Health Professionals 4e provides students with the information and knowledge necessary to make well-informed and considered decisions about their legal rights and obligations, and the legal rights and obligations of the patients and clients under their care. • Introduces the fundamental concepts and frameworks of health law with clear examples • Focuses on the importance of accurate records, patient confidentiality and the impact of medical negligence • Provides an increased focus on ethical issues, particularly around refusal and/or withdrawal of treatment, guardianship and the manipulation of life • Outlines the obligations and responsibilities in relation to medicines, mental health legislation, child and elder abuse, and explores the management of health complaints • Highlights contemporary issues around National Registration requirements for health professionals. • Revised chapters explaining the roles of government and legal professionals • Chapter 12; Registration and Regulation of Health Professionals reflects the National registration requirements for health professionals • Issues of euthanasia, assisted suicide, mental health, abuse and negligence have been enhanced.
Description : Legal Essentials in Health Care Administration is a distillation of the most important topics from the widely popular Legal Aspects of Health Care Administration by the same author. Using reader-friendly, jargon-free language, this text unravels the complexities of the legal system in health care and provides the reader with a strong foundation in health law. Readers will gain a solid understanding of what steps providers of care, legislative bodies, patients, patients' families, and patient advocates can take to help prevent the wide variety of harmful events that are involved in health care.
Description : As one of the newest offerings in the Jones & Bartlett Essential Public Health series, this introductory-level text is a concise and straightforward look at the seminal issues in U.S. health policy and law. It will help your students understand the broad context of health policy and law, the essential policy and legal issues impacting and flowing out of the health care and public health systems, and the way health policies and laws are formulated.Looking for more real-life evidence? Check out Cases 2, 6, 9, 10, 12, 13, 15, 16, & 19-21 in Essential Case Studies in Public Health, Putting Public Health into Practice.
Description : An indispensable book for both student and practicing clinicians, as well as for lawyers who want a better understanding of this interesting and ever-changing field, The Essentials of Florida Mental Health Law explains in a straightforward and user-friendly manner the laws most relevant to mental health practice in Florida.
Author by : Department of Health Policy Milken Institute School of Public Health the George Washington University Joel B Teitelbaum
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Description : Essentials Of Health Policy And Law Provides Students Of Public Health With A Firm Foundation Of The Basics Of American Health Policy And Law. Given The Prominent Role Played By Policy And Law In The Health Of All Americans, The Aim Of This Book Is To Help Readers Understand The Broad Context Of Health Policy And Law, The Essential Policy And Legal Issues Impacting And Flowing Out Of The Health Care And Public Health Systems, And The Way Health Policies And Laws Are Formulated. Think Of This Textbook As An Extended Manual—Introductory, Concise, And Straightforward—To The Seminal Issues In U.S. Health Policy And Law, And Thus As A Jumping Off Point For Discussion, Reflection, Research, And Analysis. Features: Chapters Are Structured To Allow For The Teaching Of Policy And Law In Tandem Or Separately. Includes A Chapter On Analytic Skills For Public Health Students, Including How To Write A Policy Analysis. Each Chapter Includes Discussion Questions To Engage Student Reflection. May Be Paired With Essential Readings In Health Policy And Law —A Compilation Of Carefully Selected Readings Meant To Allow For Deeper Analysis Of Issues Covered In This Textbook. A Complete Package Of Instructor Resources. Check Out The Companion Text, Essential Readings In Health Policy And Law. This Compilation Of Carefully Selected Readings Is Meant To Allow For Deeper Analysis Of Issues Covered In Essentials Of Health Policy And Law.
Description : This is an invaluable guide for students, legal practitioners and health professionals. It provides up-to-date, concise and comprehensive coverage of medical law in Scotland and is the ideal text for students coming new to the subject or those preparing for exams. It is also an excellent resource for doctors, nurses and other health care providers who need to refresh or update their knowledge. Contents Introduction Medical and Allied Professions Fertility, Genetics and Reproduction Negligence and Civil Liability Consent Confidentiality and Privacy The Human Body and Transplantation Medical Futility, Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide Table of Cases, Table of Statutes and an Index are also included.
Description : Essentials of Health Policy and Law helps readers understand the broad context of health policy and law, the essential policy and legal issues impacting and flowing out of the health care and public health systems, and the way health policies and laws are formulated. Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.
Description : If you're serious about exam success, it's time to Concentrate! Medical Law Concentrate is the essential study and revision guide for law students looking to consolidate knowledge and achieve the best possible marks in their exams. Providing clear, succinct coverage of the essential topics, it enables you to quickly grasp the fundamental principles of this area of law and excel in exams. This guide has been rigorously reviewed and is endorsed by students and lecturers for level of coverage, accuracy, and exam advice. Packed with essential information, key cases, revision tips, exam q & as, and more, Medical Law Concentrate is also supported by extensive online resources to take your learning further. Online Resource Centre (http://www.oxfordtextbooks.co.uk/orc/concentrate) DT Plan your revision using the printable topic overviews DT Pinpoint which areas you need to concentrate on with the diagnostic test DT Test your knowledge of medical law with multiple choice questions and receive feedback on your answers DT Improve your essay skills using the outline answers for guidance on what to include and how to structure your answer DT Revise the facts and discussions of key cases using the interactive flashcards DT Learn the important terms and definitions using the interactive glossary DT Check that you have covered the main points of a topic using the key facts lists DT Achieve better marks with the aid of experienced advice on revision and exam technique
Description : Trainees consistently mentioned how helpful it was to have laws relevant to their clinical practice explained in a way that removed the mystery and anxiety associated with lawyers, courts, and judges. Each volume in the series sets forth, in a clear, straightforward, and user-friendly manner, pertinent legislation and court cases, covering why the law was written, what the law says, and how the law affects clinical practice.