BHS-320 Topic 4 Benchmark Assignment – Ethics in Behavioral Health Practice
Explore the Arizona state and local laws on the State of Arizona Board of Behavioral Health Examiners Rules and Laws website and the American Counseling Association Code of Ethics Resources website.
Write a 750-1,000-word essay including the following:
- Are these two resources complimentary or adversarial? What makes you think so?
- Analyze the importance of three state laws or statutes and three ethics codes related to privacy, security, and confidentiality of patient medical and mental health records, including any pertinent issues related to electronic records.
- Support your opinions with two or more scholarly resources.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
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This assignment assess the following programmatic competencies:
2.5: Evaluate the Code of Ethics and specific state laws and rules for behavioral health.
4.3: Analyze the importance of privacy, security, and confidentiality with patient medical and health records.
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