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In this week’s discussion preparation, you were asked to analyze the state legis

In this week’s discussion preparation, you were asked to analyze the state legislative reporting requirements and then use metacomprehension to identify the criminal and civil risks to health care professionals for failing to report certain incidents. Provide examples of legal case law to support your respone. 2-3 pages 
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A variety of legal reporting requirements are mandated by both federal and state regulatory agencies. To prepare for the discussion this week, analyze the state legislative reporting requirements (textbook Chapter 18, page 502). Then, use metacomprehension to identify the criminal and civil risks to health care professionals for failing to report certain incidents (Chapter 18, pages 503–512). You will need to provide examples of legal case law to support your analysis. 
Read the following to augment your understanding of the discussion topic:
Reasons for Not Reporting Patient Safety Incidents in General Practice: A Qualitative Study [PDF].