Courses

Dept Subject Number Credits Course Name
ATC NUR 3013D 1 Ethics in Healthcare

Philosophical and clinical foundations in ethics are analyzed and used to provide a basis for guidelines in ethical decision-making and practice. Content will include legal-ethical issues in practice, ethical implications in the role of the doctorally prepared nurse, historical and political influences on ethics in health care, diversity in race, gender, and sexual orientation, and principals of justice, autonomy, and provider-patient relations. Additionally this distance education (synchronous) course describes general ethical practices and ethical principles associated with the proper conduct of research, scientific integrity and protection of human subjects.