The issue of determining patient competency is never easy and will continue to be
challenging to healthcare professionals. Consider the changes that the aging of the American
population will bring. After considering Chapter #7 and the principles of ethics
From the viewpoint of ethics, the number and degree of health inequities that exist in a
wealthy nation such as America is not acceptable. However, as Chapter 8 suggests,
correcting health inequities is not a simple task. Thinkofanareaofhealthinequityinyo
Discussion Question #5
List the top 3 things you have learned from this course and how you believe it will help you in your present
or future career. Be detailed and cite a minimum of 2 references in-text. Respond to a minimum of 2
classmates and follow p
1. What do you think is the most important principle for clinical
healthcare professionals? Explain.
In my opinion they are all important principles because you cannot have one
without the other. But if I have to choose
Discussion Question #3 :
What is the role of the administrator in institutional ethics?
Why are healthcare businesses interested in being proactive in meeting the communitys
Why do you think Americans seem to have conflicting expectation
1. Why should you have a foundation in ethics if you are involved in
healthcare? Are you not already a good person?
If involved in the healthcare field it is very important to have a good foundation in
ethics because it