Medical Ethics 1403 - Medical Ethics Advisor - Mar 01, 2010

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for acute care physicians, chiefs of medicine, hospital administrators, nurse managers, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, social workers, and chaplains.

Accreditation:

AHC Media is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation:

AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty

Board Member
Arthur R. Derse, MD, JD
Director
Medical and Legal Affairs
Center for the Study of Bioethics
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee

Managing Editor
Karen Young
AHC Media

Associate Publisher
Russell Underwood
AHC Media

Subjects:

  • Technological advances and patient burden: achieving balance
  • Tech research: Should U.S. study societal implications?
  • CANCER study: Physicians and EOL discussions
  • Apologizing for medical errors: the ethical approach
  • Michigan system's approach to medical errors
  • Series helps IRBs wrestle with tough ethical issues
  • News Briefs

Objectives:

  • Discuss new developments in regulation and health care system approaches to bioethical issues applicable to specific health care systems
  • Explain the implications for new developments in bioethics as it relates to all aspects of patient care and health care delivery in institutional settings
  • Discuss the effect of bioethics on patients, their families, physicians, and society

Financial Disclosure:

Arthur R. Derse, MD, JD (Board Member), Karen Young (Managing Editor), and Russ Underwood (Associate Publisher) report no consultant, stockholder, speakers’ bureau, research, or other financial relationships with companies having ties to this field of study.

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