1. What should you say if a patient refers to you as “doctor” or “nurse” even though your degree is in another discipline? Would correcting the person do little more than embarrass him or her or is this the right thing to do? Please support your response.
2.What are the primary concerns regarding managed care from the consumer’s perspective, the provider’s perspective, and the payer’s perspective? 3.What is the future of managed care, in your opinion, and what should the role of government be with regard to its future? 4.What does the term “parens patriae authority” refer to? Have you ever experienced this practice in your personal or professional life? 5.Should physician-assisted suicide be adopted on a state or national level? Should it be completely banned? Why or why not? 6. What special concerns arise in the context of participation in clinical trials? What about consent concerns in prisons and jails? 7.Has the advent of Patient Bills of Rights helped customers? Why or why not?