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Memorization is Not Needed with the Internet Essay

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One of the most important realizations I have made during my educational journey is the knowledge that I cannot memorize all content. Due to this fact, having easy access to resources as needed is of great benefit. Knowing that there are varied and complex issues in the Ethics of Health Care, below are seven websites to use as a reference:

The World Health Organization (WHO) (http://www.who.int/ethics/en/) is an important website because it provides data and statistics on topics that matter not only to public health of United States citizens, but to the health of the entire world. The website is robust with “fact sheets” that provide high level information supported with data. In addition, there is information for the many publications
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As a health care administrator, keeping updated on the stance of influential groups such as the AMA is in the best interest of the organization in which you manage.

National Institute of Mental Health (NIH) (http://www.nimh.nih.gov/about/organization/dsir/the-ethics-of-mental-disorders-research-program.shtml) combines two important ethical topics: the care of mental disorders and the development of research programs to help the members of the community too often underserved in our health care systems. The website provides links to clinical trials offered for varied disorders including depression, eating, and anxiety disorders to name a few. This website is important to the health care administrator because keeping the mental health of the community healthy leads to a decrease in hospitalizations and acute care services.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (http://www.ethics.va.gov/) has a focus on providing continuous and ethical care to the men and women who serve our country. I particularly liked this website because it discusses the need for “improving ethics quality.” In addition, the website features a quality improvement tool to review systematically, document, and link to resources relating to ethical issues. The website would be an asset to any health administer because veterans are an important part of any community. In addition, communities have an ethical duty to take care of the men and women that have protected and
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