clinical responsibility

clinical responsibility

Any task or duty involving the professional component of medical practice, which requires the exercise of clinical judgement with respect to Pt care. Cf Administrative responsibility.
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"She will be discussing the case with his local team who have primary clinical responsibility for his care while efforts continue to develop a robust evidence base around the use of cannabis for medicinal purposes."
Progressive increase of clinical responsibility longitudinally and extended internships in the final year of medical school.
Far from being expected to "know everything," the optometrist's clinical responsibility will match their developing skills and result in a final competency sign-off in a new clinical skill.
PARAMEDICS are set to benefit from a new pay deal to reflect the growing clinical responsibility of their jobs.
Another important reason why some nurses in our service are not yet prescribing is because nurse prescribers are not paid adequately to reflect the increase in clinical responsibility. Many nurses are unhappy at the lack of financial recognition for their professional development, including the heavy burden of completing masters-level papers on top of an exacting job and family commitments.
This clinical scenario and the strong interest from patients will create a considerable clinical responsibility for surgical pathologists to provide this testing in both small biopsies/cytology specimens and in resection specimens.
will be comfortable with direct treatment of perinatal psychiatric illness or the extent to which they view this as part of their clinical responsibility remains to be seen.
However, concerns were raised around determining where clinical responsibility for the patient lay, and to what extent malpractice liability would attach to doctors who perform telemedicine services from outside the UAE as well as for visiting doctors inside the UAE working on the new 'visiting doctor' licenses.
The concept of a single point of clinical responsibility has long been a foundation of sound community behavioral healthcare systems, although the execution has been challenging given the fragmentation in financing for care.
But the internist would maintain overall clinical responsibility for the patient's care, according to an example offered in the ACP blueprint.
Professionalism, work, and clinical responsibility in pharmacy.

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