Ethical Dilemmas & Healthcare Components


Question 1

Based on your research, complete the following tasks:

  • From your experience, consider a difficult ethical example. Present your example and answer the following questions based on it:
    • What are the ethical dilemmas for the nurse and patient or family?
    • How can the nurse assist the patient or family in making decisions about medical care?

Question 2

Discuss one experience from your practice in which the collaboration between two components of the healthcare team positively impacted a patient’s outcome. How can you transfer those behaviors to other situations?

Support your responses with the readings or articles from the South University Online Library.