Ethics in Healthcare


Evaluating ethics and ethical committees is on the rise in the health care industry, and there is a new job title emerging: ethicist. This role focuses on consulting leadership teams on policies and education to best approach future ethical issues.

Discuss the following questions:

  • What is a current biomedical ethics issue in health care that concerns you? Explain your answer.
  • Do you feel the biomedical ethics issue is being handled appropriately? Explain your answer.