Many In The Healthcare Profession Today Are Challenged

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Many in the healthcare profession today are challenged with different ethical values; when it comes to healthcare provider and patient relationship. One of those ethical values is when to show mercy and no harm to those left in a health provider care. Most healthcare givers would, but what about those who are providing care in a government interrogation area? In this summarization; two valuable principles, beneficence and nonmaleficence will be discussed. Also, an in-depth analyzation of a case study of a military doctor whose ethics will may be tested.
Keywords: Beneficence, Nonmaleficence

Key Characteristics
This case analysis is about Dr. McHale, a psychiatrist in the United States Army. Dr. McHale is also a commissioned officer who
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Because of the doctors’ profession, a psychiatrist must abide by the ethic of nonmaleficence when it comes to their patients. This article is true, “When conflicts occur among psychologists’ obligations or concerns, they attempt to resolve these conflicts in a responsible fashion that avoids or minimizes harm” (Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct, n.d.). For this profession, this is very important because their judgment can have a serious effect on a person mind. If there were no ethics to guide them not to do no harm, psychology could become an unethical profession within the health care system. This ethic could also be the reason for the raise of concern that Dr. McHale has for the detainee.
In depth case Analysis.
As mentioned before psychiatrist and other health care providers have an obligation to protect the patience best interest. In the case study, the doctor does not have the right to act on anything that may cause harmful mental affects. Because the military policy stated that the doctor is there as a consultant, not as a doctor providing treatment. The doctor must respect the military policy. The military abide by different laws when they are on an active duty status. The law they abide by is called, Uniform Code of Military Justice. That could put the doctor in place where certain ethics might be dismissed for an interrogation. There is no evidence to show that the detainee health was
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