Professionalism and Ethics in Physician Assistant Practice II


Second in a three part series, applying fundamental principles of ethics to medical dilemmas. Discussion and analysis of issues encountered focused on the issues of diagnostics, research, and child abuse. Introduction of various theories of ethics and the importance of interdisciplinary collaboration. Analysis of professional codes, oaths and institutional standards in the provision of healthcare are discussed. 1 Credit (1 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): PHA301. Spring Only.