Ethical and Legal Frameworks for Decision Making

Identify the principles of ethical reasoning in the article. Of the nine statements in the American Nurses Association Code of Ethics and Professional Standards, which ethical issues in the article are upheld? Did you note any theory–practice–ethics gaps? Link: Links to an external site.
Using the MORAL decision-making model or the nursing process (ADPIE), analyze the ethical issue(s) in the article.
Identify the legal issues in the article; explain the importance of separating ethical and legal issues in regard to decision making.
Share which ethical perspectives most and least reflect your approach to ethical analysis and decision making. Comment on the extent to which the ethical principles guide your practice, particularly when they are in conflict.
Articles (choose one):
Bridges, L. (2021) COVID-19 Vaccination: Ethical ConsiderationsLinks to an external site.. American Association of Critical Care Nurses. (video and transcript).

Kirkpatrick, J.N., Hull, S.C., Fedson, S., Mullen, B. and Goodlin, S.J. (2020). Scarce-resource allocation and patient triage during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 76(1), 85-92. Scarce-Resource Allocation and Patient Triage During the COVID-19 Pandemic: JACC Review Topic of the Week | Journal of the American College of CardiologyLinks to an external site.

Harrington, L. (2022). The RaDonda Vaught case: A critical conversation on nursing practice and technology. AACN Advanced Critical Care, e1-e-5. Links to an external site. to an external site.

Davidson, J.R., Bojorquez, G., Upvall, M., Stokes, F., Bosek, M.S.D., Turner, M., & Lee, Y. (2022). Nurses’ values and perspectives on medical aid in dying. Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing, 24(1), 5-14. DOI: 10.1097/NJH.0000000000000820. to an external site.

Semrau, L. & Matas, A.J. (2022). A regulated system of incentives for living kidney donation: clearing the way for an informed assessment. American Journal of Transplantation, 22(11), 2509-2514. to an external site.. to an external site.


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