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Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals, Fourth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access

Author(s): George D. Pozgar, MBA, CHE, D.Litt.
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  • ISBN-13: 9781284036794
  • Navigate 2 Advantage Access     530 pages      © 2016
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Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals, Fourth Edition is included in the 2015 edition of the essential collection of Doody’s Core Titles.

Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools.

Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals, Fourth Edition is a concise and practical guide to legal and ethical dilemmas facing healthcare professionals in the real-world today. Thoroughly updated and featuring new case studies, this dynamic text will help students to better understand the issues they will face on the job and the implications in the legal arena. With contemporary topics, real-world examples, and accessible language, this comprehensive text offers students an applied perspective and the opportunity to develop critical thinking skills. Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals provides an effective transition from the classroom to the reality of a clinical environment.

Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals, Fourth Edition provides the reader with a clear understanding of the law and ethics as they relate to health care dilemmas and the proper foundation to make good decisions in the delivery of patient care. The practical application of ethics in the health care setting is accomplished by interspersing the thoughts of great minds through Quotes and the real world of News Clippings, patient experiences through Cases, provider and organizational experiences through Reality Checks. The text concludes with a Summary Case that ties together the information gathered throughout the text. Each chapter includes learning objectives, key terminology, a chapter review, and review questions to assess comprehension.

New to the Fourth Edition

  • Features new case studies pulled from the news  and how they pertain to healthcare ethics
  • Reviews the Affordable Care Act/Obamacare

Instructor Resources: Lecture Outlines in PowerPoint format, Instructor’s Manual, Sample Syllabus, Test Bank, Transition Guide

Student Resources: Access to Navigate 2 Advantage Access online learning materials including a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, learning analytics reporting tools, and more.

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Features & Benefits

BOXED FEATURES
Quotes
The practical application of ethics in the health care setting is accomplished by interspersing the thoughts of great minds through Quotes.
News Clippings
The legal and ethical issues of current health care events are reviewed and explored as News Clippings of actual published editorials are highlighted.
Reality Checks
Patient, personal, provider and organizational experiences are shared through Reality Checks.
Cases
Legal rulings and summaries are showcased through Case Law examples.
Summary Case
The book concludes with a closet drama that illustrates the real world of human behavior and ties together its contents in one case.

Applicable Courses

Health Law and Ethics
Health Care Ethics
Health Care Law
Bioethics
Legal Aspects of Health Care
Medical Law and Ethics
Medical Ethics and Law
Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Care
Ethical and Legal Issues for Health Professionals

Chapter  1  Introduction to Ethics
Chapter  2  Contemporary Ethical Dilemmas
Chapter  3  End-of-Life Dilemmas
Chapter  4  Health Care Ethics Committee
Chapter  5  Development of Law
Chapter  6  Introduction to Law
Chapter  7  Government Ethics and the Law
Chapter  8  Organizational Ethics and the Law
Chapter  9  Health Care Professionals and Legal–Ethical Issues
Chapter  10  Physician’s Ethical and Legal Issues
Chapter  11  Employee Rights and Responsibilities
Chapter  12  Patient Consent
Chapter  13  Patient Abuse
Chapter  14  Patient Rights and Responsibilities
Chapter  15  Summary Case: Search For Truth

George D. Pozgar, MBA, CHE, D.Litt.

George D. Pozgar, MBA, CHE

George Pozgar received his BA from Barrington College, now the United College of Gordon and Barrington, Wenham, MA, and his MBA in Health Care Administration from The George Washington University, Washington, D.C. Mr. Pozgar is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Association of University Programs in Health Administration, and the American Health Lawyers Association. Mr. Pozgar is presently an author, speaker, and consultant. He was certified as a surveyor for the Joint Commission and has surveyed and consulted at more than 1,000 hospitals and ambulatory sites throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. He was a corporate consultant for the St. Barnabas Health Care System in New Jersey; Vice President of Corporate Affairs at Episcopal Health Services in Hempstead, New York; Administrator at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital, Smithtown, New York; Assistant Administrator at Huntington Hospital, Huntington, New York; Administrative Resident, Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville, Florida; Administrative Clerk at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Washington, D.C.; and Research Assistant/Summer Intern for Booz, Allen and Hamilton Management Consultants, Washington, D.C. In addition, Mr. Pozgar was previously an instructor at the New School for Social Research, St. Joseph’s College, St. Francis College, and Molloy College in NY; on-site Faculty Member/Residency Preceptor for the George Washington University and Preceptor for a Brown University summer internship program; and, Seminar Instructor for C.W. Post College/Long Island University and the National Association of Medical Staff. Mr. Pozgar was also a consultant on a series of innovative experiential health law learning videos called Learnscapes in partnership with Jones & Bartlett Learning and Toolwire.

The following instructor resources are available to qualified instructors for download

ISBN-13: 9781284036794

Additional Resources for Instructors
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Bundle ISBN: 9781284089028
This value bundle includes a hard copy of Pozgar's Legal & Ethical Issues for Health Professionals, 4e, packaged with an access code card that gives you online entry to Navigate Scenarios: LearnScapes for Health Care Law.