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Ethics and Jurisprudence: A Practical Application 2018 (4 contact hours) (#118)

Course Level:  Advanced

Item Number:  118

Hours:  4

Price:  $24.00

Online Price:  $20.00

Email Price:  $19.00

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Special Notes:
~Additional state supplements are included for therapists licensed in GA, WI, TN, IN ***118-NOT Available in LA. Mail format of course material is in a 8 1/2" x 11" booklet. Beginning June 1, 2017 TX therapists are required to take the PT Board's Texas Jurisprudence Assessment Module (TX JAM) to meet the TX ethics and jurisprudence requirement.

 

Description

This course covers medical ethics, ethical principles, and laws that govern physical therapy. By taking this course you will learn how to apply the APTA Code of Ethics for PTs and the APTA Standards of Ethical Conduct for the PTA, learn how to determine if a situation is a legal or ethical issue, the difference between fraud and abuse, and how to use a model to analyze and make decisions regarding ethical issues in the workplace. Legal issues related to fraud and abuse are addressed including how to report those issues. This is a MUST course for all PTs and PTAs.----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------COURSE OBJECTIVES: After studying these course materials, you should be able to: 1. List the four basic theoretical concepts of medical ethics: respect for persons, beneficence, nonmaleficence, and justice. 2. Identify several philosophers who made key contributions to the discipline of ethics and describe their contribution. 3. Apply the APTA Code of Ethics and the APTA Standards of Ethical Conduct for the Physical Therapist Assistant to physical therapy practice in case studies. 4. Recall and apply aspects of state physical therapy acts and identify the relationship between the Practice Act, rules and ethics. 5. Differentiate between legal and ethical issues. 6. Recall a problem-solving model for dealing with legal and ethical issues. 7. In case studies, discern between legal and ethical issues, and be able to analyze the issues using the problem-solving model. 8. Identify and recall how to report fraud and abuse.

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With this option, your course materials and exam will be emailed directly to you. You may choose to print the exam and submit by fax or mail. Exam will be graded within 2 business days and a certificate of completion issued next day. Faxed copy of certificate available if you are pressed for time. You are automatically enrolled in the online testing program. YOU ARE NOT OBLIGATED TO TAKE THE EXAM ONLINE. YOU MAY SUBMIT THE PRINTED EXAM THAT IS SENT WITH YOUR EMAIL COURSE. INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED.

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Purchasing an eBook will give you access to that course through www.Elsevier.com. Just sign-up with them and enter your eBook code to download your eBook. The following courses are now available by eBook:#411e, #412e, #414e, #438e, #809e, and #1510e. You may print the emailed exam and submit by fax or mail. Exam will be graded within 2 business days and a certificate of completion issued next day. Faxed copy of certificate available if you are pressed for time.  You are automatically enrolled in the online testing program. YOU ARE NOT OBLIGATED TO TAKE THE EXAM ONLINE. YOU MAY SUBMIT THE PRINTED EXAM THAT IS SENT WITH YOUR EBOOK COURSE. INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED.

By Mail By Mail

Course(s) are mailed within 2 business days by first class, priority mail USPS, or UPS (overnight delivery is also available). ALLOW 5-7 BUSINESS DAYS FOR DELIVERY. You may submit exam by mail or fax. Exam will be graded within 2 business days and a certificate of completion issued next day. Faxed copy of certificate available if you are pressed for time. You are automatically enrolled in the online testing program. YOU ARE NOT OBLIGATED TO TAKE THE EXAM ONLINE. YOU MAY SUBMIT THE PRINTED EXAM THAT IS ENCLOSED IN YOUR MAIL PACKET. INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED.

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Course Reviews

This class was a thorough compilation of medical ethics, laws that cover my work as a PT. The examples given were useful and further allowed me to understand concepts that are ever present in my work setting in the clinic. Thank you.
milka t., May. 1, 2018

 

 

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