The purpose of this course is to inform readers about ethical dilemmas and decisions. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to —
- Describe the legal and medical terminology used in bioethics.
- List organizations that are concerned with ethical standards in healthcare.
- Describe the history and evolution of bioethics.
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including dietitians, health educators, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and social workers.
Dietitians: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com
. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.com
and search for this topic title.
Gannett Education is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider (#GD001) with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). This course is a Level 2 course.
Gannett Education is also accredited by the Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition (provider # FBN 50-1489).
This course is approved for continuing education clock hours by the Certifying Board for Dietary Managers (CBDM).