Ethics in Health Care Part 2: Professional Conduct
Course Number: 0030
Course Date: 12/12/2010
Ethics in Health Care Part 2: Professional Conduct is a 1-hour continuing education course that explores changes in society and health care that challenge professionalism and ethical behaviors. The course reviews some causes of unethical behavior in health care settings, strategies to enhance and promote professionalism, and challenges to professionalism in the 21st century. This course fulfills the ethics education requirement.
Licensed healthcare professionals including social workers, certified case managers, nurses and administrators in skilled nursing, assisted living, home health, hospice, and personal care homes can all benefit from this course.
- Describe changes in society and health care that challenge professionalism
- Review possible causes of unethical behavior in health care settings
- Describe strategies to enhance and promote professional conduct
- Describe challenges to professionalism in the 21st century