Course Code: REL-RTS-0-EOT1H
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 12/31/2022
Define morals, ethics, and the law as related to the occupational therapy profession.
Describe the main principles of healthcare ethics.
Identify the eight steps involved in resolving an ethical dilemma.
Apply elements of the American Occupational Therapy Association’s Code of Ethics to case studies to resolve mock ethical dilemmas.
Section 1: Introduction
About This Course
Section 2: Morals, Ethics & Law
Ethics vs. Morals
Ethics vs. Law
Section 3: Ethical Principles and Dilemmas
Methods to Resolve Ethical Dilemmas
Integrating Theory into Practice
Section 4: Code of Ethics
Mock Case Scenarios
Section 5: Conclusion
Laurel Koss, MS, OTR/L
Laurel Koss MS, OTR/L, attended the University of Pittsburgh and completed her Occupational Therapy degree from Duquesne University. With over 21 years in clinical occupational therapy settings, Laurel has experience in skilled nursing facilities, outpatient orthopedic and neurology, long term care, rehab, and acute care. She also has extensive training and experience in upper extremity amputee care, orthotics and prosthetics, and research and development. Laurel has been an adjunct professor for Saint Petersburg College and Nova Southeastern University, Tampa campus and is currently an occupational therapy writer for the PAC (Post-Acute Care) team with Relias.
Disclosure: Laurel Koss, MS, OTR/L has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
The target audience for this course is: entry, intermediate, and advanced level Occupational Therapists; in the following settings: All Healthcare Settings.
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