Assignment Practicum: Week 1 Journal Entry – Analyzing an Ethical Decision
Read the attached Article entitled “Ethical Issues and Moral Distress in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing” Write a 2-page paper in which you do the following: Summarize the moral/ethical issue in the article (no more than 1 paragraph). Describe the moral and ethical dilemmas surrounding the issue. Analyze the ethical issue and compare them to the state of Texas health laws and regulations. Outline the process of ethical decision making you would use to address this ethical dilemma.