Designed to provide a foundation of law and ethics, Law, Liability, and Ethics for Medical Office Personnel applies these concepts to real-life situations in the health care environment. Case studies from actual legal procedures illustrate key points of law as well as ethical dilemmas faced in the medical office. This book helps medical assisting students interact with the legal profession, recognize when they need legal advice, and protect their future employers from medical malpractice complaints.
Coverage of the latest trends and topics in health care including electronic medical records, HIPAA, and government health care policy.
Presents codes of ethics for both the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) and the American Medical Technologists (AMT).
Included free with the book, the accompanying StudyWARE CD-ROM helps assess student knowledge through quizzes, activities, and video clips for each chapter.
StudyWARE Connection feature directs students to view related video clips on the accompanying CD-ROM.
New ancillary materials for total instructor support, including test bank, instructor slides prepared in Microsoft PowerPoint®, and Web Tutor cartridge.