Ethics in Healthcare: Remembering Our Values & Principles

Hours: 1
Course Number: 0006
Course Date: 03/25/2010

Ethics in Health Care: Remembering Our Values & Principles is a 1-hour continuing education course that examines some of the most important core values and principles used each day to guide health care professionals in making decisions, providing care, and enhancing quality of life.

The course explores definitions of health care ethics, lists and defines 10 principles of ethical behavior, and discusses boundaries and boundary violations. It ends by discussing some of the most important ethical issues facing the health care professional in the 21st century.

Every healthcare professional can benefit from the information contained in this course, especially social workers, certified case managers, nurses, and nursing home, assisted living and personal care home administrators. 

Learning Objectives

  1. Define heath care ethics
  2. List and define several core principles of ethical behavior
  3. Define ethical boundaries in health care
  4. Discuss violations of ethical boundaries 
  5. List and discuss some of the most important ethical issues facing the health care professional in the 21st century

Criteria for Successful Completion

Certifications

Activity Professionals


1.00 HOURS
This course has been approved for 1 clock hour of continuing education by The National Certification Council for Activity Professionals (NCCAP). Approval number NCCAP500306-22NT is effective through 03/15/23

Addiction Specialists & Drug and Alcohol Counselors


1.00 HOURS
The American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders has approved 1 hour of continuing education credit for Certified Addiction Specialists (CAS), Approval No.22-8554

Chaplains


1.00 HOURS
This program may be used for 1 hour of continuing education credit for chaplains certified with Board of Chaplaincy Certification, Inc.

HR Professionals


1.00 HOURS
This activity, Activity ID #551784, has been approved for 1.00 (HR General) re-certification credit hour(s) towards aPHR, PHR, PHRca, SPHR, GPHR, PHRi, and SPHRI re-certification through HR Certification Institute.

Nurses


1.00 HOURS
This continuing nursing education activity is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing (#20-376112). Completion of this course fulfills (1) CEU hour of general annual mandatory training for nursing. Do not send certificate to the Florida Board of Nursing. Each state recognizes and accepts continuing education approval from the Florida Board of Nursing except California. Keep this certificate in your records for four (4) years.

Nursing Home Administrators


1.00 HOURS
This educational offering has been reviewed by the National Continuing Education Review Services (NCERS) of the National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and approved for 1.00 clock hours. Approval number: 20220902-1-A78392-DL

Personal Care Home Administrators


1.25 HOURS
This training session is approved by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Public Welfare, until the approved curriculum changes or approval is withdrawn pursuant to 55 Pa.Code 2600.68(f). PCH Administrators receive 1.25 hours.

Social Workers


1.00 HOURS
Collins Learning, #1781, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Collins Learning maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/27/2022 – 01/27/2023. Social workers completing this course receive one (1) continuing education credits.