Unit3 Assessment

Summarize the effect of health literacy on the healthcare system and why it is necessary to have a general understanding of the term competency.

Describe what capacity evaluations are, what purpose they serve, who is responsible for performing them, and what role they play in the healthcare system

Describe the legal system’s involvement regarding competency decisions and the impact on the healthcare system.

Define competency in your own words, and summarize the impact of patient competency on the healthcare system

Each response must be 200 words


Morrison, E. E., & Furlong, B. (Eds.). (2014). Health care ethics: Critical issues for the 21st century (3rd Ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning.

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