The goal of the Session Long Project is to identify and evaluate the ethical principles used in resolving ethical dilemmas, and to apply the principles to specific ethical issues that may have professional, sociological, economic, legal, and possible political implications.
Tasks for Module 1: (Critical thinking Assignment)
1.Identify and clarify an ethical dilemma facing your chosen discipline (i.e., health education, health care management, or environmental health). To achieve this, you will be expected to gather and evaluate relevant information (e.g., peer reviewed and credible sources) pertaining to the dilemma you’ve chosen to make the focus of your case assignment.
2.Identify and briefly discuss the competing ethical positions that accompany the issue and the applicable ethical theories and principles.
Below you will find the references to the pdf’s attached.
American Nursing Association (2014). Short Ethics Definitions. Retrieved from http://nursingworld.org/MainMenuCategories/EthicsStandards/Resources
Carnevale, F. (2009, Mar.). A Conceptual and Moral Analysis of Suffering, Nursing Ethics. 16(2), 173.
Deshpande, S.P. (2009, Dec.). A Study of Ethical Decision Making by Physicians and Nurses in Hospitals. Journal of Business Ethics. (90)3, 387-397.
Lippert-Rasmussen, K. (2010). Scanlon on the doctrine of double effect. Social Theory and Practice, 36(4), 541-564.