Ethical Dilemmas – Consultation and Problem Solving: The Mayo Clinic Approach 2015

Phoenix , AZ US
October 1, 2015 to October 2, 2015

October 1-2, 2015 - Mayo Clinic Education Center, Phoenix, Arizona
Course Directors: Timothy Ingall, MD; Eva M. Caruso, RN, CNS, MSN

Ethical dilemmas related to patient care can be associated with medical, psychosocial, ethical, and spiritual challenges for health care team members. This course focuses on how to effectively determine patient preferences and appropriate goals of care; developing a coordinated, consistent approach to ethical dilemmas to reduce both the frequency of occurrence, and stress among providers, patients and their families, and the community; and creating, and implementing, an ethics consultation service in your practice based on the four quadrant approach.

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This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this course, please contact Kristy Badder.

Target Audience

Health care providers involved in the management of ethical dilemmas in patient care: Family Medicine; Internal Medicine, Public Health, Emergency Medicine, Genomics, Psychiatry & Psychology, Social Workers, Chaplains, Nurses, NP’s, PA’s. 


Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the concepts to consider when responding to a request for an Ethics consult.
  • Identify common clinical ethical dilemmas.
  • Identify approaches to resolving clinical ethical dilemmas.

Attendance at this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 10.75 AAFP Prescribed
  • 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 10.75 AOA
  • 10.75 Attendance
Event starts: 
10/01/2015 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
10/02/2015 - 5:00pm
Mayo Clinic Education Center
5777 East Mayo Boulevard
Phoenix , AZ 85054
United States

Available Credit

  • 10.75 AAFP Prescribed
  • 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 10.75 AOA
  • 10.75 Attendance
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