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Ethics, law and health care : a guide for nurses and midwives (Second edition)

By: McDonald, Fiona Then, Shih-Ning

1352005395 / 9781352005394
Paperback
15/04/2019
Stock expected by 28/05/2022
United Kingdom
24 cm 387 pages

Understanding ethics and law in health care is an essential part of nurse and midwife professional standards, and a core component of qualifying programmes.

Ethics, Law and Health Care teaches applied ethics and law in a way that illustrates the real world applications of these essential aspects of practice.

It enables readers to not only recognise but also address legal and ethical issues that will arise in their professional practice. The book approaches these issues using the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Codes of Ethics, the Codes of Professional Conduct and the four principles of biomedical ethics:AutonomyNon-maleficenceBeneficence JusticeFilled with case studies, review questions and useful further reading, this book gives readers a solid understanding of ethics and law in health care, and a clear decision-making framework so they can take action confidently.

Please note, this book is written specifically for the Australian market.

BIC:

MQC Nursing

Our price£49.99