EMS Foundations_Legal & Ethics

EMS Foundations_Legal & Ethics

Author: Jeannett Edwards-Banks

This section will cover the legalities behind consent and refusal of care, confidentiality, statutory responsibility, patient rights and advocacy, and ethical principles and moral obligations of the medic.

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