This Open Access book highlights the ethical issues and dilemmas that arise in the practice of public health. It is also a tool to support instruction, debate, and dialogue regarding public health ethics.
Ethics in Health Administration translates the principles and practice of ethics into usable information for application to the real world of healthcare administration and the critical issues faced by today's healthcare administrators.
Healthcare managers face a host of difficult ethical decisions every day. This book prepares new and aspiring healthcare managers to make better decisions through a solid grounding in ethics and professionalism.
With chapters spanning issues from professionalism and quality to mobile health and bioinformatics, it establishes what will become the 'core curriculum' in ethics and health informatics, a growing field which encourages truly inter- and multidisciplinary inquiry.
How ought a society to distribute its publicly funded healthcare resources? This multidisciplinary investigation brings together the insights of philosophy, clinical science, health economics, operational research and public policy analysis.
HSA Association Ethics Policies
American College of Healthcare Executives Code of Ethics: The ACHE Code of Ethics serves as a standard of conduct for healthcare executives, listing members' responsibilities to the profession, to patients, to their orgainzation, to employees, and to the public. It is accompanied by a Ethics Toolkit, which includes an ethics self-assessment and a step-by-step process for making decisions.