Betraying Trust Or Providing Good Care When Is It Okay To Break Confidentiality Essays and Term Papers

  • Ethical Framework

    As a professional health care worker, the implication confidentiality breach regarding ethical dilemmas are significant to nurse and patient. The information disclosed can cause problems on a personal and professional level. Breach of confidentiality occurs when the heath care work discloses the patient's...

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  • Patient Confidentiality

    Patient Confidentiality: Ethical Implications to Nursing Practice Patient Confidentiality: Ethical Implications to Nursing Practice Patient confidentiality is a fundamental practice in healthcare and it is integral part of healthcare ethical standards (Purtilo & Dougherty...

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  • Betraying Trust or Providing Good Care?

    Betraying Trust or Providing Good Care? April J. Bundy Ethical Decision Making in Heath Care January 22, 2012 Betraying Trust or Providing Good Care? The Hippocratic Oath, taken by all healthcare professionals states that, “What I may see or hear in the course of the treatment or even outside...

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  • Ethical Implications in Practice

    and it is idiosyncratic, self reflective and abiding. Another essential part is confidentiality, for the healthcare provider and patient this helps gain trust and open communication, ensuring that the best possible care can be given. For many years now, dating back to 1893 the Nightingale pledge has...

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  • Ethics of Confidentiality

    Running head: ETHICS OF CONFIDENTIALITY Ethics of Confidentiality Stacy L. Reynolds Grand Canyon University: NRS437V March 24, 2012 Ethics of Confidentiality In a television episode of ER which aired on NBC in 2000, a nurse became aware of risky sexual behaviors that had...

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  • Ethical Dilemma

    relationship based on trust with our patients is essential in the foundation in providing good quality care. This allows our patients to feel comfortable discussing anything with us and knowing it will be kept confidential. In nursing ethics play a critical role, breaching confidentiality can have a magnitude...

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  • Ethical Frameworks in Practice

    Nathanson, Bioethics on NBC’s ER: Betraying Trust or Providing Good Care? When is it OK to Break Confidentiality, presents a dilemma that some nurses may experience in their careers. In the episode, Carol Hathaway assures two young patients who are reluctant to enter into care that no matter what they tell...

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  • Applying Ethical Frameworks in Nursing Practice

    considered a breach of confidentiality. Legal liability for a breach of confidentiality covers a broader spectrum than ethical guidelines, which lend to doing what is morally right. Confidentiality in nursing comes with an ethical need for creating rapport with patients. Trust established facilitates...

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  • Student

    In the nursing profession, keeping patient confidentiality is of the upmost concern. It is an important feature of the nurse -patient relationship and must be maintain as basis of providing care. Confidentiality is described as respecting other people’s secret and keeping security information gathered...

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  • Applying Ethical Frameworks in Practice - 1

    uttered between two people! When spoken, they ignite a flame of curiosity within the hearer that will not be extinguished until the sacred secret is whispered. An explicit trust is expected with such a disclosure; a trust that, when broken, can destroy a relationship. When that “secret,” or confidence...

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  • Ethics

    Frameworks in Practice Breaking a patient’s trust is an abuse of the trust that the patient has placed on a healthcare professional and an intrusion in the patient-nurse relationship. A moral consequence of this disclosure comprises of patient confidentiality which means that personal and medical information...

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  • Applying Ethical Frameworks in Practice

    University NRS-437V Ethical Decision Making in Health Care 01/08/2012 Applying Ethical Frameworks in Practice In the health care, the main idea of having confidentiality is for to gain the patients and family members trust. At any time this confidentiality is broken or the private matters are disclosed...

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  • Applying Ethical Practice

    (bring about positive good) fidelity (trustworthy), and veracity (honesty) The nurse involved is caught between the core principles of nursing, by following the patients wish of not informing her parents by the diagnoses of a sexually transmitted disease. The implications of betraying the core principles...

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  • NBC ER

    Patients should feel at ease when giving personal information to their physician or nurse (Burkle & Cascino, 2011). Patients may resist offering pertinent information if they feel their confidence may be betrayed. Confidentiality can only be broken when it involves a gunshot wound, injuries resulting...

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  • Ethical Dilemma Analysis

    When is it OK to break confidentiality? Eva Tovstiga Grand Canyon University: NRS 437V March 28, 2013 When is it OK to break confidentiality? A teenager presents to an emergency department (ED) and is promised no information will be divulged regarding her treatment. This teenager is subsequently...

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  • Applying Ethical Framework in Practice

    Applying Ethical Framework in Practice Confidentiality and privacy are two of the fundamental rights of every individual. Protecting these rights with respect to every patient’s personal information is not just ethical but a legal obligation as well. One of the key components of patient and nurse relationship...

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  • Essay

    Nurses are faced with ethical dilemmas on nearly a daily basis when practicing within hospitals, physician’s offices and outpatient settings. How one responds to those dilemmas are based on the ethical framework upon which the nurse bases her care and practice. Ethical frameworks can be described as a set...

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  • Applying Ethical Frameworks in Practice

    "Bioethics on NBC's ER: Betraying Trust or Providing Good Care? When Is It Ok to Break Confidentiality?," write a paper of 750-1,000 words in which you describe your professional position regarding patient confidentiality. Explain the ethical implications of a breach of confidentiality. Provide ethical...

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  • When Is It Ok to Break Confidentiality?

    When is it OK to Break Confidentiality? Confidentiality is central to trust between doctors, medical team and patients. Patients have a right to expect that information about them will be held in confidence. The birth of the Hippocratic Oath in the fourth century started the responsibility of physicians...

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  • ethical

    directly involved in the patient’s care, because all patients have e right to privacy in the health care system. Yet, ethical dilemmas often arise as what has been mentioned in “Bioethics on NBC's ER: Betraying Trust or Providing Good Care? When Is It Ok to Break Confidentiality”. Physician and nurse’s ethical...

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