Write a 4-6 page paper based on your answers to the following questions. Utilize the Showalter textbook and at least two (2) other resources to support your answers. Identify and explain the four elements of proof necessary for a plaintiff to prove a negligence case.
1. Explain how the standard of care can be proven.
2. Explain the principle of “vicarious liability” (respondeat superior).
3. Explain why a corporation is considered an “artificial person” under the law.
4. Explain the functions and responsibilities of the governing board of a healthcare corporation.