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Running Head: Medical Error Disclosure 1 Medical Error Disclosure Rhoda Ballah Walden University Advanced Pharmacology (NURS - 6521N - 19 09/11/2016
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Medical Error Disclosure 2 Medical Error Disclosure/Nondisclosure Medical Error Disclosure is reporting an error of medication and treatment to the authority and patient involve in other to prevent future mistakes. Medical prescription error disclosure and nondisclosure have some ethical implications. One of the implications is the low level of medical prescription knowledge and ignorance. Exposure during prescription could mean that an advanced nursing professional acknowledges and discovers the error hence can be considered as human error, (Workman & LaCharity 2016). In the US there are some laws governing disclosure and nondisclosure of prescription errors as far as your health clinic, and you are concerned. The Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act (FD& Act) is a federal law governing advanced nursing. It spells out prescription rules, penalties for disclosed and undisclosed errors. In some case, an individual may be sued for
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