Ethics in Healthcare (PHI 206)

Course Memo

This course introduces students to ethical and bio-ethical issues confronting the health care professionals within the practice setting. This course will introduce the student to the language of ethics and to ta decision-making process. Using cases, students will learn to apply ethical decision-making principles to practical dilemmas. The course will familiarize students with ethical and legal considerations, patient-provider relationships, and the concepts of moral judgment and prudence.