Ethics in Health Administration: A Practical Approach for Decision Makers


Morrison /Jones and Bartlett

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Given the many new advances in technology as well as the roll out of the Affordable Care Act, today’s healthcare administrators require a strong foundation in practice-based ethics to confront the challenges of the current healthcare landscape.

Ethics in Health Administration, Third Edition translates the principles and practice of ethics into usable information for application to the real world of healthcare administration and the critical issues faced by today’s healthcare administrators.

The Third Edition is an extensive revision that addresses the many new ethical challenges administrators will face, in light of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Careful attention is given to the ACA concept of patient-centered care through safety and quality standards.

  • Thoroughly updated chapters throughout as well as a two new chapter on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) of 2010 and on Public Health, make this text relevant to the issues facing today’s healthcare administrator.
  • Fictional cases based on real-world events help to emphasize chapter content and create interest for the learner.
  • Each chapter includes points to ponder, summary statements, Web sites, and additional resources to further enhance learning.
  • The author’s reader-friendly writing style easily engages students while challenging them to think critically.

  Table of Contents
  Section  1  Foundations for Ethics
    Chapter  1  Practical Theory
    Chapter  2  Autonomy
    Chapter  3  Nonmaleficence and Beneficence
    Chapter  4  Justice
  Section  2  External Influences on Ethics
    Chapter  5  Ethics Challenges in the ACA 2010 Era
    Chapter  6  Market Forces and Ethics
    Chapter  7  Community Responsibility and Ethics
    Chapter  8  Technology and Ethics
  Section  III  Organizational Influences on Ethics
    Chapter  9  No Mission No Margin: Fiscal Responsibility
    Chapter  10  Organization Culture and Ethics
    Chapter  11  The Ethics of Quality
    Chapter  12  Patient Issues and Ethics
  Section  IV  The Inner Circle of Ethics
    Chapter  13  Public Health and Ethics
    Chapter  14  Moral Integrity
    Chapter  15  Codes of Ethics and Administrative Practice
    Chapter  16  Practicing as an Ethical Administrator