Seventh Week Assignment • Textbook: Introduction to Health Services, 7TH Edition by Williams & Torrens Publisher: Thomson Delmar ISBN: 978-1-4180-1289-2
1. Read Chapter 15 on your Textbook: Pages 321 to 344 2. Answer The following question base in this chapter:
CHAPTER 15: Ethical Issues in Public Health and Health Services 1. What are the cardinal principles of medical ethics? 2. What is the difference between medical ethics and public health ethics? 3. What overarching public health principles and assumptions are basic in approaching a discussion of public health ethics? 4. What are the ethical issues in developing resources? 5. What are the ethical issues in economic support? 6. What are the ethical issues in the organization of services? 7. What are the ethical issues in management of health services? 8. What are the ethical issues in the delivery of care? 9. What are the ethical issues in ensuring quality of care? 10. What are some mechanisms for resolving ethical issues in health care?
1. Read Chapter 16 on your Textbook: Pages 345 to 364 2. Answer the following question base in this chapter: CHAPTER 16: The Future of Health Services 1. List the most difficult issues facing health care in America today. 2. List the incremental changes that have occurred within the U.S. health insurance industry. 3. How does technology drive health care? 4. Describe changes that have taken place within the hospital sector. 5. Describe health care systems at the international level.