Ethics for Professionals - Athletic Trainer

Ethics for Professionals 105
1.0

  • Describe three basic legal concepts that led to the doctrine of informed consent.
  • Describe three approaches to determining the disclosure standard for judging that a patient or client has been informed.
  • Discuss three major aspects of the process of obtaining informed consent.
  • Distinguish "general consent" from "special consent" documents.
  • Differentiate between the never-competent and once-competent patient or client and the challenges posed by each in regard to informed consent.
  • Compare informed consent as it is used in health care practice and in human studies research.
  • Describe some considerations one must always take into account to be sure one is being culturally competent and honoring cultural difference when informed consent is the standard.

Powers, DC, DABCN

Android Compatible
Iphone/Ipad Compatible
Text

$14.00 USD

Ethics for Professionals 104

Course Brochure - OT-OTA
Course Brochure - Nursing
Ethics of Confidential Information

1.5

  • Define the terms confidential information and confidentiality.
  • Identify the relationship of a patient's legal right to privacy with his reasonable expectations regarding confidential information.
  • Describe how the telling and keeping of secrets is relevant to understanding the importance of confidentiality.
  • Discuss the ethical norms involved in keeping and breaking professional confidences.
  • Name five general legal exceptions to the professional standard of practice that confidences should not be broken.
  • Consider practical options that a professional can take when faced with the possibility of breaking a confidence.
  • Discuss some important aspects of documentation that affect confidentiality.
  • Compare ethical issues of confidentiality traditionally conceived with those that have arisen because of computerized medical records and patient care information systems.
  • Describe the key ethical strengths and challenges of the recent U.S. federal regulations related to privacy considerations (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996).
  • Become familiar with AOTA and APTA Code of Ethics
  • Review and become familiar with the TX PT Rules
  • Read case scenarios illustrating ethical decision making

Powers, DC, DABCN

Android Compatible
Iphone/Ipad Compatible
Text

$21.00 USD

Ethics for Professionals 103

Course Brochure - OT-OTA
Course Brochure - Nursing
The Analysis of Ethical Problems in Professional life

1.0

  • Identify six steps in the analysis of ethical problems encountered in everyday professional life and how each plays a part in arriving at a caring response.
  • Describe the central role of narrative and virtue theories in gathering relevant information for a caring response.
  • List four areas of inquiry that will be useful when gathering relevant information to make sure you have the story straight.
  • Describe the role of conduct-related ethical theories and approaches in arriving at a caring response.
  • Describe why imagination is an essential aspect of seeking out the practical alternatives in an ethically challenging situation.
  • Discuss how courage assists you in a caring response.
  • Identify two benefits of taking time to reflect on and evaluate the action afterward.
  • Become familiar with AOTA and APTA Code of Ethics
  • Become familiar with the Guide to Professional Conduct for PT's

Powers, DC, DABCN

Android Compatible
Iphone/Ipad Compatible
Text

$14.00 USD

Ethics for Professionals 102

Course Brochure - OT-OTA
Course Brochure - Nursing
Ethical Problems, Ethical Distress and Ethical Dilemma's

1.2

  • Identify the goal of professional ethics activity.
  • Describe the basic idea of a caring response and some ways this response in a professional relationship is distinguished from expressions of care in other types of relationships.
  • Identify three component parts of any ethical problem.
  • Describe what an agent is and, more importantly, what it is to be a moral agent.
  • Name the three prototypical ethical problems.
  • Describe the role of emotions in ethical distress.
  • Distinguish between two varieties of ethical distress.
  • Compare the fundamental difference between ethical distress and an ethical dilemma.
  • Define ethical paternalism or parentalism.
  • Describe a type of ethical dilemma that challenges a professionals desire (and duty) to treat everyone fairly and equitably.
  • Identify the fundamental difference between distress or dilemma problems and locus of authority problems.
  • Identify four criteria that will assist you in deciding who should assume authority for a specific ethical decision to achieve a caring response.
  • Become familiar with AOTA and APTA Code of Ethics
  • Become familiar with the Guide to Professional Conduct for PT
  • Indiana PTs - become familiar with the IN PT Rules and Practice Act
  • Texas PTs - become familiar with the TX PT Rules and Practice Act
  • Utah PTs - become familiar with the UT PT Rules and Practice Act

Powers, DC, DABCN

Android Compatible
Iphone/Ipad Compatible
Text

$14.00 USD

Ethics for Professionals 101

Course Brochure - OT-OTA
Course Brochure - Nursing
Morality and Ethics in Professional practice

1.0

  • Define morality and ethics and distinguish between the two
  • Describe three moralities that health professionals must integrate into their own moral life
  • Identify some major sources of moral beliefs in Western societies
  • Distinguish between an ethical issue and ethical problem
  • List three ways that ethics is useful in everyday professional practice
  • Describe what material cooperation entails
  • Identify some mechanisms available to protect the personal moral convictions of health professionals

Powers, DC, DABCN

Android Compatible
Iphone/Ipad Compatible
Text

$14.00 USD

Ethical Awareness 209
Course Brochure
Ethics in Sports Medicine

10.0

  • Analyze the sport and the history of ethics in sports medicine
  • Write down and describe 5 principles of ethics
  • Describe 3 reasons why the practice of ethics in sports medicine is challenging and differentiate the doctor-patient-team triad relationship versus the traditional doctor-patient relationship
  • List and outline 4 contextual factors that influence confidentiality in sports medicine
  • Describe how various professionals manage confidentiality in sports
  • Outline and describe 5 categories of policy recommendations
  • Define the term conflict of interest concepts
  • List 2 areas where conflict of interest concepts is most likely to be seen
  • Analyze how clinical decision making can be altered by competing interests
  • Summarize how commonly used analgesics are used in athletes and describe the ethical implications of their use in athletic settings
  • Outline how analgesics are used in sports medicine including oral and injectable narcotic and non-narcotic medications
  • List 3 side effects of narcotic analygesics
  • Describe the legal significance of being the team physician
  • Analyze and discuss 2 emerging legal issues
  • Cite 2 reasons for the significance of concussions and prescription drug use
  • List and describe 5 problems in the identification and diagnosis of concussion
  • Describe the implication involved in same-day return-to-play
  • Outline the procedures for auditing and recording injury and concussion
  • Understand and list 3 reasons why confidentiality is imperative with concussion
  • Discuss the standard of care that should apply to the medical care of a professional athlete
  • Outline and analyze the proposed that standard of medical care should apply to all patients
  • List 3 reasons why the system should adopt a policy that facilitates competitive sports participation, while minimizing the risk of long-term injury
  • List 5 symptoms of eating disorders and describe why they are more prevalent in high performance gymnasts than the normal population
  • Define, compare and contrast 5 different forms of eating disorders
  • Outline and describe the classification system of eating disorders
  • List and describe 5 diagnostic criteria for 3 different each disorders
  • List 3 reasons why IAAF Hyperandrogenism Regulations are flawed on a scientific level and why it has not been proved that testosterone confers an advantage in competition
  • Describe and discuss the 2 levels of inconsistencies- genetic and molecular -that are raised with the IAAF Hyperandrogenism
  • Outline 3 ethical reasons why IAAF Hyperandrogenism Regulations raise ethical issues at the level of implementation because the trigger for testing is visual perception
  • Review and recite background information related to research and the ethics of sports medicine
  • Outline and describe the Declaration of Helsinki
  • List and describe 3 application principles of the Declaration of Helsinki


  • Brown, MS, OT, CHT

    Adobe PDF Download
    Android Compatible
    Iphone/Ipad Compatible
    Journal Article Review
    Text

    $140.00 USD

    Ethical Awareness 208
    Course Brochure
    Ethics in Focus

    2.0

    • Explain patient informed consent to intervention
    • List the requirements of sufficient informed consent
    • Describe pertinent considerations in life and death decision making including euthanasia
    • Recognize issues of nondiscrimination against participants in health care delivery
    • Explain pro bono health care services
    • Outline professional practice issues of financial responsibility and gifts
    • Summarize the ethical issues of impaired providers and intra and inter-professional relations
    • Define the ethical issues in research and the informed consent process

    Saporito, DC

    Adobe PDF Download
    Android Compatible
    Downloadable Course
    Iphone/Ipad Compatible
    Text

    $28.00 USD

    Ethical Awareness 207
    Course Brochure
    Legal and Ethical Issues in Education

    1.0

    • Summarize the major federal statutes regulating education
    • Discuss federal education law derived from constitutional protections
    • Outline a risk management strategy for academic discipline in health professional educational programs
    • Assess liability for student conduct in the clinical setting
    • Outline procedures to minimize liability when incorporating students in the clinical setting

    Saporito, DC

    Adobe PDF Download
    Android Compatible
    Downloadable Course
    Iphone/Ipad Compatible
    Text

    $14.00 USD

    Ethical Awareness 206
    Course Brochure
    Business Law and Ethics

    2.0

    • Summarize the antitrust laws
    • Discuss the importance of the attorney – heath care professional client relationship
    • Define the elements of a binding contract
    • Explain breach of contract and possible contractual remedies
    • Describe the various forms of business organization
    • Outline the good Samaritan laws
    • Recognize the requirements for HIPAA compliance
    • Assess the necessity and limitations of professional liability insurance

    Saporito, DC

    Adobe PDF Download
    Android Compatible
    Downloadable Course
    Iphone/Ipad Compatible
    Text

    $28.00 USD

    Ethical Awareness 205
    Course Brochure
    Ethical and Legal Issues in Employment

    2.0

    • Differentiate employment at will versus employment under contract
    • Summarize the history of federal regulation of labor – management relations
    • Describe the five major sections of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
    • Recognize sexual harassment in the workplace
    • Define “ordinary reasonable person” as it pertains to sexual harassment
    • Differentiate the vicarious liability of an employer relative to employees and independent contractors
    • Explain the considerations in writing a letter of recommendation
    • Outline the requirements for an enforceable restrictive covenant

    Saporito, DC

    Adobe PDF Download
    Android Compatible
    Downloadable Course
    Iphone/Ipad Compatible
    Text

    $28.00 USD

    Ethical Awareness 204
    Course Brochure
    Intentional Wrongs

    2.0

    • Describe the concept of intentional torts
    • Differentiate assault and battery
    • Define defamation, slander and libel
    • Summarize the mandatory reporting requirements for health care professionals
    • Outline the four principle forms of invasion of privacy
    • Classify the types of criminal activity 
    • Describe the steps in a criminal prosecution
    • Explain the classifications of homicide

    Saporito, DC

    Adobe PDF Download
    Android Compatible
    Downloadable Course
    Iphone/Ipad Compatible
    Text

    $28.00 USD

    Ethical Awareness 203
    Course Brochure
    The Law of Health Care Malpractice

    2.0

    • List the external and internal factors affecting the exposure to malpractice liability
    • Describe the legal basis for imposing malpractice liability of a patient injury
    • Define the concept of abandonment
    • Outline the four elements needed to prove malpractice
    • Compare and contrast ordinary negligence versus professional negligence
    • Explain vicarious liability
    • Summarize defenses to malpractice actions
    • Describe the importance of patient care documentation

    Saporito, DC

    Adobe PDF Download
    Android Compatible
    Downloadable Course
    Iphone/Ipad Compatible
    Text

    $28.00 USD

    Ethical Awareness 202
    Course Brochure
    Ethical Foundations

    1.0

    • Differentiate morals and ethics
    • Explain the purpose of professional codes of ethics
    • Compare and contrast legal and professional health care ethics
    • Define situational ethics
    • Identify the four principles of biomedical ethics

    Saporito, DC

    Adobe PDF Download
    Android Compatible
    Downloadable Course
    Iphone/Ipad Compatible
    Text

    $14.00 USD

    Ethical Awareness 201
    Course Brochure
    Legal Foundations

    1.0

    • Describe the basis of the American legal system
    • Compare and contrast constitutional, statutory, common and administrative law
    • List the differences between criminal and civil law
    • Explain the civil litigation explosion
    • Summarize tort reform

    Saporito, DC

    Adobe PDF Download
    Android Compatible
    Downloadable Course
    Iphone/Ipad Compatible
    Text

    $14.00 USD