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    What is standard care? Standard care is a measure of what the community expects and demands from a person from a person in a given situation (Varone, 2012). There are two types of standard care, ordinary and professional. Ordinary standard care is the degree of care that the reasonably prudent person would not run would have exercised under the circumstances and professional standard care is the care that a person with professional skills and training is required to exercise, namely, the care that the reasonably prudent professional of like training and experience would have exercised under the circumstances (Varone, 2012, pp. 254-255). Jury members have the right to rely upon life experiences in order to determine the reasonably prudent person would do(Varone, 2012, p. 256). Professional standard of care is a problem when, the jury must be educated about what the reasonably…

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    The Care Standards Act sets stringent rules which govern the recognition and regulations of all independent hospitals and all other healthcare facilities The government has put emphasis on improving standards which focus on: standards of care in residential and nursing homes and other personal care services standards of NHS care standards of care from health and social care professionals. The Care Standards Act 2000 outlined a new system of national minimum standards for services such as private…

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    Service (NSQHS) to improve the quality of health administrations in Australia. It gives 10 NSQHS standards which are exceptionally critical to run a secure and quality framework. The standards primarily help the population from any type of damage and to improve the health administrations. The standards additionally help to maintain a clean environment for all patients (Australian Commission, 2016). This essay will discuss two standards preventing and controlling healthcare associated infection…

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    saving as many lives as possible during such an event. The expected delivery of care is to provide quality and safe care that will achieve the best health outcome for a patient. However, when a disaster hit and resources become scarce, it is difficulty for health care providers to maintain a normal standard of care. As a result, health care professionals must resort to altered standards of care to minimize loss of life. In the article “When disaster hits, where does the standard of care go?”…

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    The Standards of Care are the governing and indicate how we exercise our profession and it is our duty to provide quality services without putting the patient safety at risk. Standards of care are the skills and knowledge commonly possessed by members of a profession” (Guido, 2014, p.54). Describing the minimal requirements by defining an acceptable care level like checking for no unnecessary harm happens to the patient in their care. They can be differentiated with objectives that are goals,…

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    to start a family and after few years later, she was able to conceive. During her last trimester, she started getting some pain and went to the hospital. They told her to go home and that it is normal to have some pain and contraction. Few hours later, she became more concerned because she has not felt the baby kicking and was still in pain. She went back and told the healthcare her concerns. They rushed her in to check her but it was too late to save the baby. This event could have been…

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    From the cases discussed in the video, I can understand the dilemma. Each person has to be understanding of each individual client relationship and how gifts would benefits or harm the relationship. My response to the standard of care and termination of a relationship is in total agreement. I do believe that there should be a professional will so in case of unfortunate death or disability that way clients are still being serviced. When it comes to termination, all efforts should be documented…

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    is an inspiring book about three young men rising from the streets and fulfilling a dream to become doctors. Their experiences and emotions educate teachers about the daily struggles students face, while also helping teachers comprehend Standards Two and Three of the New Jersey Professional Standards for Teachers. This is especially true when considering the three young men’s assets and liabilities that contributed to their learning, such as such as their individual experiences, family, and…

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    far more profitable than an honest one. Although laws about murder may not be as serious as a laws about embezzlement, the same idea applies here. Without businesses having a standard that they must adhere to, it would be far easier and more profitable to live a life of corruption. Sure it 's easy to believe that many people have too good of a conscious to commit harmful acts, but if these acts still occur while there are tremendous consequences on the table then it would only make sense that…

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    policies and green chemistry policies. Green Chemistry is the practice of chemistry in an environmentally safe way to prevent pollution. We used green chemistry to minimize the amount of waste we were to be creating. We ended up creating waste from degalvanizing nails. There was a 6 molar solution of hydrochloric acid that stripped the zinc on the nails. Nails are dipped in zinc to prevent rusting. The amount of zinc placed on these nails has to comply with industry standards. A high standard…

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