The purpose of this assignment is to help you understand the types of patient consent and what role they play in the health care industry. It is important also to understand the legal issues and laws that regulate third-party payers. 

Types of Consent and Payers

Part 1

Complete the chart and questions below.

Type of consent Define the type of consent (20 to 45 words) Identify 4 principles of consent (20 to 45 words) Describe the impact of consent on the health care industry (45 to 90 words).
Informed consent

 

     
Implied consent

 

     

Answer each of the following questions using 90 to 175 words.

 

  1. Describe 4 exceptions (federal or state level) to consent.

 

  1. What impact do exceptions to consent have on the health care industry?

 

  1. Describe 2 exceptions to consent within your state.

 

Assignment Content

The purpose of this assignment is to help you understand the types of patient consent and what role they play in the health care industry. It is important also to understand the legal issues and laws that regulate third-party payers.

Complete the Types of Consent and Payers Chart.

Cite 2 peer-reviewed, scholarly, or similar references to support your paper.

Format your references according to APA guidelines.

 

Part 2

Complete the chart below.

Identify 3 third-party payers. Describe the third-party payer (20 to 45 words). Describe the legal issues that regulate the third-party payer (45 to 90 words). Describe an applicable law that regulates the third-party payer (45 to 90 words). Describe the impact that the legal issue and applicable laws have on the third-party payers (45 to 90 words).
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Cite 2 peer-reviewed, scholarly, or similar references to support your paper.

 

Format your references according to APA guidelines.

 

References