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MindTap Basic Health Sciences for Ethics of Health Care: A Guide for Clinical Practice 4th Edition

Raymond S. Edge, J. Randall Groves

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Overview

MindTap® Basic Health Sciences for Edge/Groves' Ethics of Health Care: A Guide for Clinical Practice, 4th is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today's students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics, and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie-cutter into cutting-edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers. As an instructor using MindTap, you have at your fingertips the right content and unique set of tools curated specifically for your course, all in an interface designed to improve workflow and save time when planning lessons and course structure. A guided learning path explores the knowledge and skills students need for legal and ethical decision-making in the health care setting. Your students will have continual opportunities to engage with the content through watching videos illustrating legal and ethical issues in the workplace, evaluating their own beliefs, reading case studies, and quizzing themselves on new legal and ethical terminology. The control to build and personalize your course is all yours, focusing on the most relevant material while also lowering costs for your students. Stay connected and informed in your course through real-time student tracking that provides the opportunity to adjust the course as needed based on analytics of interactivity in the course.

Raymond S. Edge, Dean, School of Health Professions (Retired), Maryville University – Saint Louis

Professor Raymond S. Edge, EdD, RRT is the author of several textbooks on health care ethics and law. During an academic career extending over three decades, he served as a dean and full professor at several major universities where in addition to teaching and administrative duties, he established faculty and student educational exchange programs with the People's Republic of China and traveled and lectured extensively in that nation. Since retiring from university teaching and administration, he has pursued his passion for regional history and culture, completing a three-book archeological fiction series based on actual Mississippi River sites and artifacts. His 2015 S: MEMOIR OF AN ICONIC GENTLEMAN recently won a silver book award in the category of best seasonal book.

J. Randall Groves, Ferris State University

Professor J. Randall Groves, PhD is a professor of humanities at Ferris State University. He teaches a variety of courses including Ethics, Intro to Humanities, Eastern Religion, Western Religion, Comparative Civilization, Philosophy of Mind, Political Philosophy, Chinese Religion and Philosophy, Hinduism, Buddhism, Film and Popular Culture. His special interests are the Philosophy of World Cultural History and Comparative Civilizations. He also plays jazz guitar. His publications include AN INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH CARE ETHICS, Comparative Philosophy Mind, Religion and War, India in Western Philosophy of History. Dr. Groves earned his Ph.D. in philosophy and M.A. in history from UC San Diego.
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  • Provide students with ample opportunities to analyze legal and ethical issues in realistic situations, from reading and responding to case studies and news stories to assessing the legal and ethical choices of health care professionals in video exercises.
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Self-Assessment Poll. Immediately engage with key questions and topics from the readings through polling class opinions.

Objectives. These Objectives address the key points of the chapter to keep students focused on the important takeaways.

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Quick Checks. Short 3-5 question Quick Checks break the reading up into smaller chunks, allowing students the opportunity to test what they’re learning as they’re reading.

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Review Exercises. Review questions at the chapter’s end encourage the reader to explore the theoretical positions found in the material and to practice decision making.

Apply Yourself: Case Studies. Students can apply their knowledge to realistic case studies.

Capstone Activity: Research. Prompt students to explore current issues through a guided research project.

Test Yourself: Chapter Test. Tests students’ knowledge of each chapter with a chapter test.

Reflection. A guided journaling exercise helps students reflect on what they’ve learned.
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