Ethical Dilemmas

Have you ever experienced an ethical dilemma in the clinical setting?  Ethical dilemmas can arise in any situation from discharge planning to medication administration.  It is important to understand the patient’s right to choose and how to make an informed decision.   Please take this poll located below

Blog Posts/You-Tube video on Nursing Code of Ethics

Provision 3 (ANA)| Code of Ethics for Nurses With Interpretive Statements The nurse promotes, advocates for, and strives to protect the health, safety, and rights of the patient.   As an example, the patient has the right to make a decision regarding all aspects of care.  In order to make a decision, the nurse must… Continue reading Blog Posts/You-Tube video on Nursing Code of Ethics