The purpose of this assignment is to provide you the opportunity to demonstrate your understanding of key concepts that you’ve been learning about throughout the course.
The paper should be a total of 5-7 pages APA formatted. In your paper, you must provide a brief answer for each of the questions below.
- Identify and describe an ethical dilemma in a healthcare setting that you feel strongly about. Remember that you will need to attach a newspaper link, clipping, or another source which illustrates this ethical dilemma.
- What would your desired outcome be for the ethical dilemma you’ve selected?
- Identify and describe how two (2) ethical principles apply to the ethical dilemma.
- Identify and describe how one (1) ethical theory applies to the ethical dilemma.
- Define and apply either the PYTHON principle or Doherty & Purtilo’s 6 step process for ethical decision-making to the ethical dilemma.
- Identify and apply at least one policy, either federal, state, or municipal, to the ethical dilemma.
- After applying the ethical decision-making framework, would you still recommend the original outcome? Why or why not?
This assignment uses Turnitin. Compose your work in a .doc or .docx file type using a word processor (such as Microsoft Word, etc.) and save it frequently to your computer.