HCM3371 Colorado Technical Intentional & Unintentional Torts in Healthcare Paper

HCM3371 Colorado Technical Intentional & Unintentional Torts in Healthcare Paper

n an effort to increase the understanding of negligence of newly hired certified nursing assistants (CNAs) at your organization, as the assistant to the In-Service Coordinator, you were assigned the task of writing an informational handout to address the following topics:

  • Define a tort?
  • The objectives of Tort Law?
  • The types of torts?
  • Provide two examples each of intentional and unintentional torts in a healthcare setting.

Part 2

Research and summarize a case that involves an unintentional tort in a healthcare setting in United States and identify the following information:

  • The plaintiff.
  • The defendant.
  • The type of unintentional tort described in the case.
  • The four elements of negligence and how each pertains to the case.

Use APA formatting and citation standards. Use at least two (2) scholarly references published within the last 5 years to substantiate your work.