Princeton University Library Catalog

Legal and ethical aspects of health information management / Dana C. McWay.

Author:
McWay, Dana C. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Clifton Park, NY : Delmar Cengage Learning, c2010.
Εdition:
3rd ed.
Description:
xxv, 435 p. : ill., forms ; 29 p. cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Series:
Notes:
Rev. ed. of: Legal aspects of health information management / Dana C. McWay. 2nd ed. 2003.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. Workings of the American legal system -- 2. Court systems and legal procedures -- 3. Judicial process of health information -- 4. Principles of liability -- 5. Ethical standards -- 6. Ethical decisions and challenges -- 7. Bioethics issues -- 8. Patient record requirements -- 9. Confidentiality and informed consent -- 10. Access to health information -- 11. Specialized patient records -- 12. Risk management, quality management, and utilization management -- 13. Information systems -- 14. Health-care fraud and abuse -- 15. Law and ethics in the workplace -- App. A. Table of cases -- App. B. List of common acronyms -- App. C. Sample HIPAA privacy notices -- App. D. A patient's bill of rights -- App. E. Sample forms of a durable power of attorney for health care and a health care directive (living will) and accompanying HIPAA form -- App. F. Selected laws affecting HIM.
Subject(s):
Medical recordsLaw and legislationUnited States [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9781435483309 (hbk.)
  • 1435483308 (hbk.)
LCCN:
2009928908
OCLC:
472172266
RCP:
C - S