Ethical discussions are an important part of healthcare. This session begins with an overview of ethical principles and frameworks. As a member of the International Continence Society’s Ethics Committee, the speaker shares recent work of publishing a Best Practices White Paper on ethics in the care of the older adult. This work was authored by a multidisciplinary international group and was a monumental undertaking. The session rounds out with ethics in healthcare from a public health perspective.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:
Contact hours available until 4/3/24.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing continuing professional development evaluation. You will be able to print your NCPD certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Disclosure of relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies (planners, faculty/speakers, reviewers):
Planning Committee Disclosures: Christina Hicks, MS, APRN, WHNP-BC discloses that she is a consultant for Urovant Sciences, Ltd.
There are no other Planning Committee disclosures to declare.
Speaker Disclosures: There are no speaker disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support: No commercial support declared.
Accreditation Statement: The Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA) is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
SUNA accreditation is reciprocal in the states and specialty organizations that recognize the ANCC-COA accreditation process. SUNA is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 5556. Accreditation and approved provider status of NCPD does not imply ANCC-COA approval or endorsement of any product, advertising, or educational content. SUNA urges all participants to be aware of the requirements for re-licensure in the states in which they hold a license.
Learning Outcome: After completing this education activity, the learner will be able to discuss ethical considerations in healthcare from a public health perspective.
MSN, AGPCNP-BC, CURN, CCCN,
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center