End-of-life care: What to do when physician colleagues disagree
Physicians may differ about how to proceed with care for critically ill patients during hand-offs. Consider a way forward using these four ideas.
Code of Medical Ethics: Inter-professional relationships
Find out how physicians commit themselves to high standards of ethics in their relationships with fellow health professionals.
Payment & Delivery Models
4 tips to be a better physician team leader
For team-based care to succeed, the team has to function ethically and effectively. Those objectives are achievable, but require physician leadership aware of how to promote both.
Accelerating Change in Medical Education
3 big ethical issues medical school doesn’t prepare you for
Find out more about three major ethical issues in health care on which new physicians believe they should have received more guidance.
AMA adopts ethical guidance on team-based health care
During its 2016 Interim Meeting, the AMA adopted ethical guidance for physicians as leader-members of team-based, health care teams
Ethics consultation is designed to support informed, deliberative decision making on the part of patients, families, physicians, and the health care team.
Ethics Committees in Health Care Institutions
Ethics committees offer assistance in addressing ethical issues that arise in patient care and facilitate sound decision making.
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