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Ethical challenges in health care : developing your moral compass / Vicki D. Lachman.

Author:
Lachman, Vicki D. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Springer Pub., c2009.
Description:
x, 274 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Sect. I. Personal Development of Moral Courage -- Virtue of Moral Courage: Socrates to Barack Obama -- Values and Professional Obligations: A Guide to When to Speak Up -- Danger Management: Cognitive Reframing and Self-Soothing -- Risk Assessment and Management -- How to Speak Up and Be Heard: Assertiveness and Negotiation Skills -- How to Deliver Bad News -- Sect. II. Personal Opportunities for Moral Courage -- Patient Autonomy: Infringements in Informed Consent -- Advance Directives Violation: For Whom Are We Doing This? -- Veracity: Issues in Prognosis, Futility; and CPR -- Patient Safety: Breach in Our Obligations to Protect -- When Our Colleagues Are Incompetent or Unethical in the Workplace -- Sect. III. Organizational Development of Moral Courage -- Organizational Culture: Setting the Stage for Moral Courage -- Executive Leadership: Necessity of "Walking the Talk" -- Importance of Accountability Cannot Be Underestimated -- Promoting Moral Courage Through Human Resource Management -- Sect. IV. Organizational Opportunities for Moral Courage -- Organizational and Clinical Ethics Committees -- Roles and Functions -- Promoting a Culture of Patient Safety -- Managing Disruptive Physicians -- Leadership Development for a Moral Environment -- Sect. V. Further Opportunities for Moral Courage -- The Uninsured in America: A Moral Crisis in Health Care Index.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780826110893 (alk. paper)
  • 0826110894 (alk. paper)
  • 9780826110909 (Ebook)
  • 0826110908 (Ebook)
LCCN:
2009015443
OCLC:
232129973
RCP:
C - S