Ethics is the foundation of professional practice yet therapists may experience moral distress and make less than ethical decisions when emotional issues, toxic work conditions, or low morale are unchecked. This presentation will overview the code of ethics and present clinical situations to challenge the participant to understand best practices in ethical decision-making.
Course created on September 21, 2023
Course Type: Video, Audio
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.2 Intermediate, Professional Issues, 07604; CE Broker/2.0 General (FL), Patient Related (AL), Ethics Of Occupational Therapy (GA), Professional/Health Care Related (SC), Related To OT (AZ), Related To OT (LA), Directly Related To OT (MS), Ethics (TN), CE Broker #20-1109678; IACET/0.2; NBCOT PDUs/2.5 Intermediate, Education And/or Research
- After this course, participants will be able to examine basic principles of ethics and their application to legal responsibilities in healthcare.
- After this course, participants will be able to analyze common ethical issues in healthcare, including that which is considered unethical and/or unlawful by credentialing boards.
- After this course, participants will be able to apply an ethical model for analyzing and resolving ethical dilemmas in healthcare.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction of AOTA’s Code of Ethics|
|5-15 Minutes||Review Each Core Value: Altruism, Equality, Freedom, Justice, Dignity, Truth, Prudence|
|15-25 Minutes||Review the Principles of Beneficience, Nonmaleficience, Autonomy, Justice, Veracity, and Fidelity|
|25-35 Minutes||Fraud and Abuse in Documentation and Actions|
|35-50 Minutes||Legal Issues: Malpractice Negligence, Discrimination|
|50-65 Minutes||Moral Distress|
|65-80 Minutes||Challenges vs. Ethical Dilemmas|
|80-100 Minutes||Model for Ethical Decision Making|
|100-115 Minutes||Case Examples Throughout the Lifespan and Practice Settings|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
EdD, OTR/L, FAOTA
Ingrid M. Provident Ed.D, OTR/L, FAOTA, is a National Education Specialist, for Select Rehabilitation. Dr. Provident has formerly held positions of Program Coordinator, Academic Fieldwork Coordinator, and Associate Professor at major Universities in Pittsburgh PA.
Ingrid is a highly engaging speaker who holds clinical degrees in Occupational Therapy and Educational Leadership. She has worked in multiple practice settings with the adult and geriatric populations. Ingrid has presented in more than 80 state, national and international venues. Dr. Provident is trained in Mindfulness, Dementia Practice and has facilitated multiple presentations on ethics, wellness, communication, and health care. She is a published author and mentor with a passion for assisting in the development of professionals.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 07604. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.2 CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional Issues Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 2.0 hours, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), Ethics of Occupational Therapy (GA), Professional/Health care related (SC), Related to OT (AZ), Related to OT (LA), Directly Related to OT (MS), Ethics (TN) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina or Tennessee, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
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National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
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