Which of the Following Prohibits Harassment Related to Race?
Which of the following prohibits harassment related to race?
A)Workplace Code of Ethics
B)ICN Code of Harassment for Nurses
C)Canada's Labour Code
D)Canadian Human Rights Act
Which of the following statements best defines harassment?
A)behaviour that demeans, humiliates, or embarrasses a person
B)multiple episodes of distressing behaviour with intermittent and continual threats
C)situations that make an individual feel frustrated, angry, or anxious.
D)unwelcome, abusive, and/or aggressive behaviour, including oral and written communication
A physician writes an order that the registered nurse believes will harm the patient. The nurse believes the physician to be incompetent. What is the most appropriate action for the nurse?
A)The nurse should follow the order since the physician's education is superior.
B)The nurse should pursue the chain of authority. If the supervisor and others support the physician, the nurse should follow the order.
C)After pursuing the issue with the physician and supervisors, the nurse should disobey all orders that he/she believes to be illegal, immoral, or incompetent.
D)If the nurse is forced to follow the order, the nurse should file a formal complaint against the physician.
Which of the following statements best describes the physician-nurse relationship in a hospital setting?
A)The physician is the nurse's "boss," and the nurse is obligated to follow the physician's orders.
B)The physician has total autonomy. The nurse is a limited moral agent.
C)Facility policies and procedures determine the nature and extent of each person's moral agency.
D)Both the nurse and the physician are autonomous moral agents whose primary obligation is owed to the patient.