Ethics and Managerial Epidemiology Practice

  • Denise M. Oleske

Learning Outcomes

After completing this chapter, you will be able to:
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    Identify potential ethical concerns regarding surveys of health.

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    Design an informed consent form for an observational epidemiologic study.

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    Discuss strategies to increase the security of protected health information.

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    Cite behaviors, positive and negative, which reflect the ethical practice of managerial epidemiology and their implication upon the delivery of health services across the continuum of care.



Advanced directives Ethics HIPAA Informed consent Institutional Review Board 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Denise M. Oleske
    • 1
  1. 1.ChicagoUSA

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