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The obligation to help the patient and promote good.

beneficence

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The obligation to avoid harm

nonmaleficence

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dedication and loyalty to one's patients.

Fidelity

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The duty to present information honestly and truthfully

veracity

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A person designated by the patient to make legal and health related decisions.

Power of Attorney

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A patient has a right to view their medical health records except

their mental and psych health records

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This type of malpractice will only cover claims if the NP is still enrolled with the same insurance company at the time the claim is filed in court.

Claims based policy

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This type of malpractice is covered if he or she had the policy at the time the incident occurred.

Occurrence-based policy

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Insurance where the patient is assigned a PCP and pays a co-pay per visit. Patient also needs referrals through PCP.

HMO

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Medicare Part A will pay for these services:

Inpatient hospitalization, hospice, home health, skilled nursing facility.

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Medicare Part B will pay for these services:

outpatient visits, labs and imaging, DME, dialysis, immunizations, screenings (MMG, bone density, colonoscopy, physicals)

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Medicare Part B does NOT pay for:

eye exams, hearing aids, dental care, prescription drugs

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Contains the regulations that mandate educational requirements, responsibilities, and scope of practice for NPs

Nurse Practice Act

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ensure the rights of human subjects who are participating in a research study

Institutional review board

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A significance level of p

that there is a 5% possibility that the data from the study are due to chance.

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studies done in the present time frame

prospective study

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studies done on events that have already occured

retrospective study

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Experimental studies use

randomization