Ethical Dilemmas In The Nursing Profession

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One example of a dilemma is a healthcare setup where the ethical requirements in any medical facility are to offer treatment to any deserving patient. According to the nursing profession, it is ethically wrong to leave a dying patient unattended, as the nursing standards mandate all medical nurses to attend to the patients with care and sufficient time possible to avoid medical errors and negligence. The regulatory dilemma occurs when the health insurance company mandates the billing department of all the patients on the fee schedule plan. Offering the services will be violating the insurance company’s laws while neglecting the patient results to an ethical issue. When physical therapist considers choosing between risking violations of regulations

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