Lesson 1, Topic 1
In Progress

Ethical Issues

July 10, 2022

Ethical issues are difficult for the nurse, as for everyone, because there is no absolutely right or absolutely wrong answer to the question the issue presents. Like many other issues in health care, ethical issues change as society changes. Some of the current ethical issues in nursing include practitioner-assisted suicide (PAS), the right to refuse treatment, the nurse’s right to refuse to provide care, and genetic research.