In no less than two paragraphs discuss the 4D’s of negligence. For each D provide the term, definition and an example of negligence. What are the ethical concerns of negligence and how could you as a healthcare professional prevent it from occurring?

Review the video copied above and pick out the legal and ethical liabilities that occurred. How could have this been prevented? What changes would you implement to ensure that this would not happen again? Do you think people should be able to just say it was a “mistake” and should legal actions be taken?