Write a paper (1,250-1,500 words) in which you discuss how Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) is influenced by and/or is influencing psychology ethics
The legal landscape is perpetually changing. Psychologists must remain abreast of these changes to avoid potentially damaging issues to individuals and careers. In this assignment, you will consider the current federal and state legal issues discussed in the last two modules and their influence on psychology ethics.
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Choose either a current federal or a current state issue which is influenced by and/or is influencing psychology ethics. I have chosen Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA)
Write a paper (1,250-1,500 words) in which you discuss the influence of the selected issue. Include the following in your paper
- A detailed explanation of the issue.
- A discussion of how the issue influences psychology ethics from an objective (scholarly) perspective.
- A discussion of how the issue influences psychology ethics from a subjective (personal) perspective.
- A discussion of how, if at all, the issue is influenced by current psychology ethics.
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