Ethics Paper: Fully describe an ethical problem YOU have encountered in health care. This paper should reflect a PERSONAL perspective. The following must be covered:
What was the problem?
What are the ethics involved?
How was this resolved?
Could there have been a better resolution?
What kind of Leadership issues were involved in this issue?
What other professions were in collaboration or could have been consulted with about this issue?
What are the APRN implications?
This paper should be 2-4 pages in length, written in APA format with at least 3-4 references. No reference may be older than five years. Please note that an abstract should be just after the title page and on a page by itself (See APA textbook). Must be written in Times New Roman Font, 12pt, must have title and reference pages in addition to 2-4 pages of paper.
Late Submissions: Minus 10 points/day.
Grading Rubric for Ethics Paper
One APA or Grammar issue possible
Describes well:1-2 APA/Grammar Issues
More than 2-4APA/Grammar Issues
More than 4 APA/Grammar Issues
More than 5 APA/Grammar Issues
|Title page in APA format|
|Proposed solutions and effects|
|Leadership needed to promote change|
|Collaboration needed with other professional|
|APA used correctly|
Texbooks for this course:
Mason, D. J., Gardner, D. B., Outlaw, F. H., & O’Grady, E. T. (2016). Policy & politics in
nursing and health care (7th ed.) St. Louis: Elsevier.
Greer, G. & Fitzpatrick, J. J. (2013). Nursing leadership: From the outside in. New York, NY:
Info about me:
Family nurse practitioner student, has been a registered nurse for 11 years