Vet Mgmt Midterm- Ethics

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Vet Mgmt Midterm- Ethics
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  1. i accept as a life long obligation the continueal improvement of my professional knowledge
    veterinary oath
  2. the 4 branches of ethics
    • descriptive
    • official
    • administrative
    • normative
  3. values or standards of the profession outlining what is an acceptable behavior and it is deteirnined by our peers.
    descriptive ethics
  4. values formally adopted by organizations composed of members of that profession
    official ethics
  5. rules set by governmental bodies that regulate veterinary medicine
    administrative ethics
  6. individuals attempt to discover what he or she believes to be the correct moral standard and norms for professional behavior
    normative ethics
  7. licensure we recieve before being able to administer any kind of drugs and such, is an example of ...
    administrative ethics
  8. american veterinary association have adopted a code and ethics that are adopted by the north american veterinary technicians association for vet techs is an example of ...
    official ethics
  9. the individuals attempt to discover what he or she believes to be the correct moral standard and norms for professional behavior
    normative ethics
  10. a practicioners view of convenience euthanasia is an example of ...
    normative ethics
  11. the euthanization of healthy animals for the convenience factor is known as ___
    convenience euthanasia
  12. ___ is not opposed to convenience euthanasia when performed by a practice professional when appropriate and when using acceptable humane methods.
    the AVMA
  13. ´╗┐true or false
    something can be ethical but be completely illegal
    true
  14. ´╗┐true or false
    something can be unethical but be completely legal
    true
  15. a breach of descriptive or offical ethics may lead to:
    A) imprisonment
    B) dismissal of an organization or association
    C) a and b
    D)fines and penalties
    B) dismissal of an organization or association
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. a vocation or occupation requiring advanced education and training and involving intellectual skill
    a profession
  17. someone engaged in or worthy of the high standards of a profession
    a professional
  18. the system or code of morals of a particular person or group of professionals
    ethics
  19. ask yourself these 2 questions if your faced with an ethical issue
    • 1) is it balanced for all sides
    • 2) how would it make you feel
  20. what is the 1st vet tech code of ethics
    vet techs shall aid society and animals by providing excellent care and services for animals
  21. what is the 2nd vet tech code of ethics
    vet techs shall prevent and relieve the suffering of animals with competence and compassion
  22. what is the 3rd vet tech code of ethics
    vet techs shall remain competent through commitment to life long learning
  23. what is the 4th vet tech code of ethics
    vet techs shall promote public health by assisting with the control of zoonotic diesease and educating the public about these diseases
  24. what is the 5th vet tech code of ethics
    vet techs shall collaborate with other members of the veterinary medical profession in efforts to ensure qulatity health care services for all animals
  25. what is the 6th vet tech code of ethics
    vet techs shall protect confidential information provided by clients, unless required by law or to protect public health
  26. what is the 7th vet tech code of ethics
    vet techs shall assume accountability for individual professional actions and judgements
  27. what is the 8th vet tech code of ethics
    vet techs shall safeguard the public and the profession against individuals deficient in professional ethics or competence
  28. what is the 9th vet tech code of ethics
    vet techs shall assist with efforts to ensure conditions of employment are consistent with the excellent care for animals
  29. what is the 10th vet tech code of ethics
    vet tech shall uphold the laws and regulations that apply to the techs responsibilities as a member of the animal health care team
  30. what is the 11th vet tech code of ethics
    vet techs shall represent their credentials or identify themselves with specialty organizations only if the designation has been awarded or earned

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