Law, Liability, and Ethics for Medical Office Professionals

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Authors : Myrtle R. Flight; Michael R. Meacham


400 Pages  Paperback 

5th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2004, 1998, 1993

©2011, Published


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Designed to provide a foundation of law and ethics, Law, Liability, and Ethics for Medical Office Personnel applies these concepts to real-life situations in the health care environment. Case studies from actual legal procedures illustrate key points of law as well as ethical dilemmas faced in the m... more


Geared specifically for medical assisting programs.

No hypotheticals are used as examples in this book—every case and article quoted is based on real life experiences.

More court citations and case studies than any other book.

Instructor's Manual with chapter worksheets, midterm examination and f... more

New to this Edition

Coverage of the latest trends and topics in health care including electronic medical records, HIPAA, and government health care policy.

Presents codes of ethics for both the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) and the American Medical Technologists (AMT).

Included free with the book,... more