Chapter 22 Notes
Publicly displayed ethical conduct of a profession, usually embedded in a
code of ethics; affirms the professional as an independent, autonomous,
responsible decision maker
The science of rightness and wrongness
Chapter 1 Notes
What is professionalism?
-The skill, competence, or character expected of a member of a highly
-The conduct, aims, or qualities that characterize or mark a profession or a
What is the criteria of pro
Professional Development Notes
What do professional behaviors evolve from?
Our own ethical standards of right and wrong
What is morality rooted in?
The conflicting drives of people to act either selfishly or altruistically.
What are moral judgements based
Race and Ethnicity Notes
What is the difference between race and ethnicity?
you can only have one race, but you can have multiple ethnicities
the learned cultural behaviors celebrated throughout regions around the
-Ethnicity does not alway
Chapter 2 Section 1 Notes
What is ethics?
-a system of moral principles
-theories that determine right and wrong
-principles of right conduct
What are morals?
-standards of right and wrong
-how we judge others
-differentiation of intentions, decisions, an
Chapter 2 Section 2 Notes
What is veracity based on?
-the virtues of truthfulness, candor, and honesty
-respect owed to others
What is the obligation to speak and act truthfully and affects all
communication with patients?
Informed consent can on
Culture Notes part 2
Linguistic minorities include
-people with limited english proficiency
-people with low literacy skills
-hearing impaired persons
What are 4 assumptions regarding culture and ethics
1. Most rehab practitioners (OTS) represent the domi
Purpose of ARRT code of Ethics
make high level of ethical conduct for x-ray professionals, promote saftey
and comfort of patients, and serve as a guide for us to follow
Number of Principles in the code of ethics
there are ten principles
What does it mean to communicate?
the imparting or interchange of thoughts, opinions, or information by speech,
writing or signs
-its how we exchange ideas and information
Most common ways we communicate?