Law & Ethics of New Technology in Clinical Settings
03/01/2019 - 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
2100 Building - 2100 24th Ave South, Seattle, WA, 98144
This 6 hour law & ethics seminar is designed to present the evolving legal, ethical and practical standards for the use of new technology in clinical practice. In this seminar we will discuss Washington State and Federal laws, and a range of applicable ethical codes as we work through real-life and hypothetical to case studies. Participants will gain an understanding of how to strategically make use of new technologies in their clinical practice. Emerging technologies such as cryptocurrency, geolocation, smart speakers, and voice recognition will be addressed.
This course is approved for 6 clock hours for the NBCC. Washington Mental Health Counselors Association (WMHCA) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 2079. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. WMHCA is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.