A new series of blog posts – Q&A with participants in the Feeding the World, Ethically meeting held in Ranco, Italy. The task for this group was to identify core ethical issues that are of critical importance to the challenge of global food security and on which real progress could be made in 3-5 years. Learn more about participants views and experiences.
Can the growing number of accountable care organizations (ACOs) in the United States ethically influence which specialists a physician recommends and a patient sees? Medical ethicists at Johns Hopkins and Brigham and Women’s Hospital provide a roadmap to the health care holy grail of higher quality, lower cost care via referrals, while avoiding the ethical pitfalls of managed care in the 1990s. Read More
New on our Bioethics Bulletin Blog. The focused civil rights tale “Selma” is an important reminder of the systematic injustice and brutal violence of America’s historical race relations. Read More
Fifty leaders in nursing and ethics gathered to discuss a broad range of timely issues and develop guidance. The report, “A Blueprint for 21st Century Nursing Ethics: Report of the National Nursing Summit,” is now available. Read More