HCCC1470 Healthcare Ethics

Course Description

This module emphasizes the use of sound ethical practices in healthcare. Included are ethical principles and standards as they relate to the care of clients and interactions with peers, colleagues, and team members. Ethical frameworks are provided for discussion on understanding the types of ethical challenges in healthcare and the difficult decisions that need to be made. Must be taken Pass/Fail.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Describe dimension of values as they impact healthcare
  • Describe basic principles of professional relationships
  • Discuss aspects of ethical decision making in healthcare
  • Discuss ethical decision making models applied to healthcare

Prerequisite

Please see eServices for section availability and current pre-req/test score requirements for this course.

1 credit: 1 lecture / presentation, 0 lab, 0 other