5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- involuntary commitment
- Name two ethical issues in psychiatric/mental health nursing.
- a an ethical theory that promotes action based on the end results that produces the most good for the most people.
- b The right to refuse medication and the right to the least restrictive treatment alternative.
- c Procedure of placing some mentally ill people in a psychiatric hospital or other facility based on their potential danger to themselves or others, or their inability to care for themselves
- d suggests that decisions and actions are bound by a sense of duty. decisions made out of respect for moral law. I make this choice because it is morally right and my duty to do so.
- e One's duty to benefit or promote the good of others
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- making false or malicious statements about a persons character or reputation
- the duty to do no harm either intentionally or unintentionally; take due care
- free to leave
- a valid, legally recognized claim or entitlement, encompassing both freedom from government interference or discriminatory treatment and entitlement to a benefit or service
- one's duty to be truthful always
5 True/False Questions
Ethical dilemmas → requires a person to make a choice between two equally unfavorable alternatives. occur when moral appeals can be made for taking either of two opposing courses of action. taking no action is considered an action taken
values → written untruths that are harmful to someone's reputation
Bioethics → The science that deals with the rightness and wrongness of actions
moral behavior → conduct that results form serious critical thinking about how individuals ought to treat others
Ethics → Term applied to ethics within the concept of medicine, nursing and allied health.