Nirav Shah. In the JAMA piece they argue the ethical imperative underlying the mask ruling. ... I have to question the rationale. It seems to me to be less about ethics and more about being coercive and punitive.
But it seems to me that mental health professionals can only clarify the patient's goals and feelings, clarify if the ethical damage can be undone, and work through the feelings.
If the suspicion is that something unseemly is going on behind closed doors, then we might need to take another look at the American College of Physicians Ethics Manual. ... Putting the intimacy of the clinical encounter on public display will not
vice president for medical practice, professionalism and quality.
One physician discusses how to align medicine's ethical goals with physicians' attitudes.
These chapters provide an overview of global health, the economics of hospital care, principles of medical ethics, the core competencies of hospital medicine, and bioterrorism.
Education Series, 2010; Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee, 2010 (vice-chair); ACP Top Ten Key Contacts of the Year, 2010; Pri-Med Governor's Advisory Group, 2010-present; Credentials Technical
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And this discussion is as old as crack cocaine itself when it comes to ethical dilemmas at Grady.