Ethics in Healthcare: Remembering Our Values & Principles
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.
- Define heath care ethics
- List and define several core principles of ethical behavior
- Define ethical boundaries in health care
- Discuss violations of ethical boundaries
- List and discuss some of the most important ethical issues facing the health care professional in the 21st century