Ethics and Malpractice in Dysphagia

Track: Ethics

Session Number: 4238
Date: Sat, Mar 3rd, 2018
Time: 8:45 AM - 10:45 AM

Description:

Who decides whether to place a feeding tube or remove it?  What do you do when your client is NOT following your recommendations and placing himself at risk for aspiration?  What if your client is a child and it is the caregiver not following through?  How liable are you in any of these situations?

 

Session Type: Traditional - Ethics Presentation
Cross-Listed Tracks: Medical Speech Pathology

Session Type: Traditional - Ethics Presentation
Cross-Listed Tracks: Medical Speech Pathology