Ethics and Law in Dental Hygiene, 2nd Edition

Ethics and Law in Dental Hygiene

2nd Edition

By Phyllis L. Beemsterboer, RDH, MS, EdD, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR

Section I-Ethics

Chapter 1: Ethics and Professionalism

Chapter 2: Ethical Theory and Philosophy

Chapter 3: Ethical Principles and Values

Chapter 4: Social Responsibility and Justice

Chapter 5: Codes of Ethics

Appendix 5-1: American Dental Hygienists? Association Code of Ethics for Dental

Chapter 6: Ethical Decision Making in Dental Hygiene and Dentistry

Section II-Law

Chapter 7: Society and the State Dental Practice Act

Chapter 8: Dental Hygienist-Patient Relationship

Chapter 9: Dental Hygienist-Dentist-Employer Relationship

Chapter 10: Risk Management

Section III-Simulations and Applications
Case Studies, Testlets, and Activities

Appendix A: American Dental Association Principles of Ethics and Code of Professional Conduct

Bibliography and Suggested Readings