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0 / 1 ptsQuestion 12In the U.S., how are the qualifications for and regulations of voluntary or non-voluntary passive euthanasia set?They are federally mandated via congressional legislation. They are defined by each hospital or medical care center. They vary by state and usually on a case-by-case basis. orrect Answerorrect Answer
They are written by the Department of Health and Human Services. You AnsweredYou AnsweredThe answer can be found in Chapter 4, Section 4.2, Rights to Die:Euthanasia and Medical Aid in Dying.1 / 1 ptsQuestion 13Until the middle of the 20century, most physicians viewed their patients as medical ___________.themployers subjects Correct!Correct!1 / 1 ptsQuestion 14The authors would likely say that the main potential weakness of institutionalethical committees is __________.Correct!Correct!
0 / 1 ptsQuestion 15The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act of2009 extended the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act’s(HIPAA) list of entities covered by the act to include _________.You AnsweredYou AnsweredThe answer can be found in Chapter 5, Section 5.2, The Legal andRegulatory Landscape Affecting Privacy and Confidentiality.1 / 1 ptsQuestion 16Studies show that preventable medical mistakes may cause up to__________ deaths in the United States each year.10,000 30,000 80,000 100,000 Correct!Correct!
0 / 1 ptsQuestion 17In spite of today’s burgeoning complexity of health care and our reliance oninformation technology, gains in health care and costs are achievableeven without the patient’s participation. You AnsweredYou Answeredorrect Answerorrect AnswerThe answer can be found in Chapter 5, Section 5.3, The Future ofPrivacy and Confidentiality.1 / 1 ptsQuestion 18What is the HIPAA-prescribed maximum civil penalty for any unauthorizeddisclosure of protected health information?Correct!1 / 1 pts