Organizational Ethics in Health Care Principles, Cases, and Practical Solutions

ISBN-10: 0787955582
ISBN-13: 9780787955588
Edition: 2001
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Book details

List price: $95.00
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 6/29/2001
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 448
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.980
Language: English

This comprehensive and much-needed resource helps health care ethicists to meet the demand of challenges such as managed care, medical technology, and patient activism. Through a review of core principles and a rich selection of cases, practitioners and students will learn to apply ethics in the day-to-day administration of health care organizations. The authors are from the Park Ridge Center, the nationally acclaimed consulting and research firm.

Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
The Authors
The Moral Ecology of Health Care Organizations
Organizational Theory, Culture, and Psychology: Tools for Organizational Ethics
Organizational Support for Ethical Behavior
Corporate Compliance and Integrity Programs: The Uneasy Alliance Between Law and Ethics
Managing Human Resources
Conflicts of Interest
Discretion and Control
Evaluating the Moral Life of an Organization: The Case of Resource Allocation Policies
Resource Allocation and Utilization: Structural Issues
Mission and the Bottom Line
Cases
The Waiting Room
Nursing Strikes
A Gift, or an Obligation?
Obligations for Adequate Health Care Coverage
A Manager's Dilemma in Hiring
Conflict of Interest, or Just a Great Lunch?
Organizations and Spousal Equivalent Benefits
Organizational Teflon: Making Sure the Case Doesn't Stick
Investment Policy
Compassionate Sedation, or Euthanasia? Compassionate Communication, or Deceit?
Ethical Considerations in Charting
Executive Use of Discretionary Funds: The Bonus Pool
Integrating Spirituality in the Health Care Setting
Alternative and Complementary Medicine
Overstepping the Bounds of Expertise
Marketing Products and Practicing Medicine
Following the Rules, or Using Them as a Smokescreen?
Organizational Advancement and Corporate Compliance
The Compliance Officer and the Ethics Committee
Aggressive Accounting
Appendixes
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
Patients' Rights and Organization Ethics
Managing Staff Requests
Sample Ethics Statements
American College of Healthcare Executives Ethical Policy Statement
Moral Commitments Guiding Organizational Conduct
Advocate Health Care Ethics Statement
Sample Catholic Hospital Organizational Ethics Statement
The Hospital Medical Center Statement of Organizational Ethics
American College of Healthcare Executives: Code of Ethics
Partnership Health Care: Conflict of Interest Policy
Recommended Reading
Index

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