Intentional injection of a lethal dose of a medication by a nurse into a patient is __________.
__________ is reckless disregard for the safety of others and the willful indifference to an injury that could follow.
Forcible administration of medication to a patient who does not consent would be considered __________.
Detectives are assigned to cases when it is necessary to gather __________.
An individual may not be tried for a felony without indictment by a __________.
To fight healthcare fraud in both the public and private sectors, Congress passed the__________.
A handbook is not generally considered a contract because of __________.
If a contract is to be considered valid, an offer must be __________.
A special kind of agreement, either written or oral, that involves legally binding obligations between two or more parties is a __________.
When a party to a contract has breached the contract and refuses to or cannot perform, the general rule is that the law will attempt to __________.
Ordinarily, substantial performance by one party to a contract will obligate the other parties to __________.
Medical staff membership that admits only physicians with academic appointments is__________.
The right to a jury trial is guaranteed by the __________.
A formal objection by one of the parties of a lawsuit that the evidence presented by the other party is insufficient to support a suit is __________.
The order that calls for a document to be produced by an organization is called a _________.
Damages that are awarded to compensate for gross negligence and to deter wrongdoers, for example, when there is sufficient evidence of the willful and wanton disregard for the rights of others, are called __________.
The common law doctrine that holds a physician, for example, responsible for the acts of a nurse in the operating room when the physician directs the nurse to perform a particular medical act in the operating room and the nurse then performs it negligently and consequently injures the patient is the __________.
Comparative negligence generally requires that damages among multiple defendants be divided __________.
An organization’s code that provides guidance for behavior that helps carry out the organization’s mission, vision, and values is the __________.
The 1965 benchmark case in the healthcare field that had a major impact on the liability of hospitals and physicians is __________.
The doctrine of respondeat superior is analogous to __________.
A committee of the governing body that is delegated authority to act on behalf of the full board is the __________.
Hospitals in a variety of states may not add additional programs or services in excess of specified threshold limits without first obtaining approval from appropriate state regulatory agencies. The process by which this approval is granted generally is referred to as the __________ process.
The __________ committee of the governing body reviews quality of care issues.
Corporate authority that is not expressed but that is understood to exist is __________.
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