TITLE

The New 'Code o f Ethics for Nurses With Interpretive Statements' (2015): Practical Clinical Application, Part I

AUTHOR(S)
Winland-Brown, Jill; Lachman, Vicki D.; Swanson, Elizabeth O’Connor
PUB. DATE
July 2015
SOURCE
MEDSURG Nursing;Jul/Aug2015, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p268
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the new Code of Ethics for nurses and its use in clinical practice. Topics discussed include the creation of the Code to address the imprecise use of many terms in nursing ethics, the basic commitments and values of nurses, and the responsibility of nurses to respect patients regardless of their personal attributes, social or economic status, and nature of health problems.
ACCESSION #
108890359

 

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