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Communicable Disease Tutorial

Communicable Disease Tutorial

This PowerPoint Tutorial explains the legal issues involved in Communicable Diseases in the healthcare industry. According to the website, "After reviewing the tutorial, the learner will be able to: ¤Articulate the reporting requirements in the treatment of communicable disease and how this duty reconciles with the duty of confidentiality; ¤Identify appropriate situations where a health care provider may have a duty to warn identifiable third parties who may be at risk and when it may be a breach of confidentiality; ¤Identify the rules for HIV screening, counseling, and consent; ¤Articulate the ethical and legal duty of an infected health care provider in protecting patients." One can also use the accompanying Fact Sheet found at:... Show More


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