This is a 2hr course covering the Hawaii State Practice Act, other important rules, and regulations as well as bioethics and the APTA code of Ethics.
- The participant will be able to identify at least two sources of law that govern physical therapy practice in Hawaii.
- The participant will be able to identify the Hawaii State Practice Act to establish the clinical scope of practice in Hawaii.
- The participant will be able to identify the HI license requirements for physical therapists including continuing competence activities.
- The participant will be able to identify case law and malpractice actions from administrative regulation of licensure.
- The participant will be able to define at least three key concepts related to ethics and professionalism.
- The participant will be able to list the 4 bioethical principles.
- The participant will be able to apply a model to solve an ethical dilemma.
- The participant will be able to identify the statement that best describes ethical physical therapy in Hawaii.
|0-5 Minutes||Background and review of learner outcomes|
|5-30 Minutes||Federal laws|
|30-55 Minutes||Hawaii state practice act|
|55-70 Minutes||Case Law/Malpractice|
|70-75 Minutes||Ways to limit liability|
|75-85 Minutes||Intro to Ethics and definitions|
|85-100 Minutes||BioEthics and ethical dilemmas|
|100-115 Minutes||APTA Code of Ethics|
|115-120 Minutes||Q & A, summary|
Course participation information
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Passing an online exam and completing a course evaluation will be required to earn continuing education credit.
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