Webinar for Healthcare Professionals: Introduction to Medical Ethics
End-of-life care is full of decisions that must be made by patients, families and their healthcare providers. This webinar provides an overview of medical ethics and demonstrates how informed consent and advanced directives ensure that healthcare decision-making is both legal and ethical.
Thursday, September 21, 2017
2 p.m. EST • 1 hour
Earn one continuing education hour with this free webinar.
Attendees of this webinar will learn to:
- Define medical ethics and its various principles
- Articulate the legal and ethical bases for informed consent
- Comprehend the legal and ethical bases for advance directives
- Demonstrate an understanding of the legal and ethical bases for surrogate decision-making