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Clinical and Organisation Ethics: Implications for Healthcare Practice

  • Louise Campbell
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Abstract

Clinical and organisation ethics are relatively new forms of ethical governance in healthcare. Clinical ethics identifies and addresses ethical challenges arising in the clinical setting, while organisation ethics addresses ethical issues relating to the management and financial operation of healthcare institutions. The following discussion will examine each in turn.

Keywords

Clinical ethics Organisation ethics Ethical challenges Ethics of healthcare 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of MedicineNational University of IrelandGalwayIreland

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