TIS

Ethics Final Exam

Print the page and keep for your records. You will receive an e-mail confirmation number within 24 hours of submitting your test, if you do not, please call 1-800-651-2231.
Notice; complete all questions and fill in all blanks of form below then click "Submit" button at bottom of the form.

T3

Select True or False.

1. Ethics and ethical decision making is new to the health care arena.
True
False

2. Care ethics is considered a type of applied ethics.
True
False

3. Distributive justice may be applied to debates regarding health care rationing.
True
False

4. A Code of Ethics applies only to clinicians specifically licensed by states.
True
False

Match the following definitions to the terms below.

a. the concept of treating everyone in a fair manner.
b. the right of patients to make choices regarding their health care.
c. the duty of health care providers to do no harm.
d. the obligation of health care providers to help people in need.

5. Beneficence ___
a.
b.
c.
d.

6. Nonmaleficence ___
a.
b.
c.
d.

7. Autonomy ___
a.
b.
c.
d.

8. Justice ___
a.
b.
c.
d.

9. Metaethics is best described as
a. the least valued of all theoretical bases.
b. the investigation of the where and what of ethical principles.
c. attempting to resolve controversial issues.
d. an overlap of beneficence and autonomy.

10. The Golden Rule is a classic example of
a. a duty theory
b. a metaphysical issue
c. a normative principle
d. an external law

11. Consequentialist theories
a. weigh the consequences of actions
b. consider both the good and the bad in an action
c. have fallen in disfavor in recent years
d. all of the above are correct

12. Professional competence may be achieved through
a. participating in continuing education
b. educating others in current treatment regimes
c. advertising services
d. changing regulations to meet one’s needs
e. a & b
f. b & d

13. Current ethical issues include
a. self policing of professions
b. consumer protections
c. accurate documentation
d. all of the above


Type of Discipline:
PT
OT
SLP

Enter your e-mail address: