Objectives:

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1| Identify the relevant questions of moral analysis and moral reasoning in the context of DNR orders for surgical patients.
2| Determine an appropriate framework for analyzing ethical dilemmas that arise in the context of DNR orders for surgical patients.
3| Explain steps to identify the "least bad" course of action and progress toward an ethically-sound resolution via bioethics mediation.


Faculty:

Peter A. DePergola II, Ph.D., M/T.S.
Director of Clinical Ethics, Baystate Health
Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine
 

Disclosure:

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.
 

Session date: 
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Location: 
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Daly 1 PACU
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours

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