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The Right Thing: Ten Years Of Ethics Columns From The Healthcare Forum Journal Emily Friedman

The Right Thing: Ten Years Of Ethics Columns From The Healthcare Forum Journal

Emily Friedman

Published May 3rd 1996
ISBN : 9780787902254
Paperback
394 pages
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Ten Years of Making ChoicesCelebrating the tenth anniversary of her column, ?Making Choices?, published in the Healthcare Forum Journal, this volume brings together key writings from Emily Friedman, one of the nations foremost commentators on healthMoreTen Years of Making ChoicesCelebrating the tenth anniversary of her column, ?Making Choices?, published in the Healthcare Forum Journal, this volume brings together key writings from Emily Friedman, one of the nations foremost commentators on health care policy and ethics.Friedman offers her views on the gamut of ethics issues. She tackles the moral conflicts affecting nurses, physicians, and other direct caregivers, and examines the health care risks threatening women, children, and persons with HIV. She analyzes the social ethics of child abuse, health care reform, and health policy, uncovers ethical dilemmas in managed care, and looks at organizational ethics issues such as confidentiality of information, ethical marketing, and trusteeship.This collection of her classic and always provocative columns presents pragmatic, down-to-earth, yet socially responsible analysis of the trends and issues facing health care professionals, patients, and policymakers.