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Graded Project Law, Ethics, and Confidentiality in Allied Health
© PENN FOSTER, INC. 2017 PAGE 1 LAW, ETHICS, AND CONFIDENTIALITY IN ALLIED HEALTH Graded Project CONTENTS INTRODUCTION 2 INSTRUCTIONS 2 GRADING CRITERIA 4 SUBMITTING YOUR PROJECT 6
© PENN FOSTER, INC. 2017 PAGE 2 LAW, ETHICS, AND CONFIDENTIALITY IN ALLIED HEALTH Graded Project LAW, ETHICS, AND CONFIDENTIALITY IN ALLIED HEALTH INTRODUCTION Your assignment is to write a 3,000- to 3,800-word, thorough analysis of an ethical deci- sion in the medical field, assessing the situation and the possible resolutions through as many of the “lenses” discussed in this course as are relevant. The purpose of this project is to give you practice and show your current ability to identify, assess, and weigh rele - vant medical ethics issues when confronted with a new decision. The goal of this project is to demonstrate your ability to use the knowledge that you’ve obtained in your Law, Ethics, and Confidentiality in Allied Health course. Your study units should be your pri - mary reference. INSTRUCTIONS Example Selection You should select an ethical issue that either has occurred or might occur in a medical practice. Write an analysis of the issue and potential decisions or solutions, using the concepts introduced in your study units. You might pick one of the following: n A situation currently in the news n An ethics dilemma witnessed in a medical practice either as an employee or a patient. n A challenging, hypothetical ethics issue (either one you’ve seen in books or film, or one you create) Be sure to choose an example for analysis that seems interesting, difficult, or complicated. PROJECT PROCESS Step 1: Select an example for your analysis as outlined above. Step 2: Perform your analysis. Apply the recommended high-quality, ethical decision -making process described in your coursework. Consider the facts of the situation, the ethical lenses—legal, regulatory—and any other, more specific lenses that might
© PENN FOSTER, INC. 2017 PAGE 3 LAW, ETHICS, AND CONFIDENTIALITY IN ALLIED HEALTH Graded Project apply. Describe how the key concepts apply, and explain why the decision is difficult or complicated. Recommend the course of action you believe is best, taking all relevant considerations into account.

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