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Ethical Questions in Healthcare Chaplaincy : Learning to Make Informed Decisions.

By: Matthews, Pia.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 1 online resource (194 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781784507886.Subject(s): Chaplains, Hospital | Medical ethics-Religious aspectsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Ethical Questions in Healthcare Chaplaincy : Learning to Make Informed DecisionsDDC classification: 174.2 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Intro -- Ethical Questions in Healthcare Chaplaincy: Learning to Make Informed Decisions by Pia Matthews -- Introduction -- 1. The Basics -- 2. The Dignity of the Human Person -- 3. Autonomy, Consent, Refusing Treatment and Boundaries -- 4. Ethics and Non-Autonomous Patients -- 5. Confidentiality, Privacy, Data Protection, Truth Telling and Trust -- 6. Ethical Issues at the Beginning of Life -- 7. Ethical Issues about Babies, Children and Young Adults -- 8. Ethical Issues at the End of Life -- 9. Loss, Grief and Bereavement, Burn-out and the Wounded Healer -- 10. Conscientious Objection and Loyalties -- Resources -- Index -- Blank Page.
Summary: This book dissects the ethical challenges faced by healthcare chaplains every day. Bringing together case studies, legal advice and invitations for contemplation, this book helps both professional and volunteer chaplains to reflect on their practice and provide the highest level of support to patients.
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Intro -- Ethical Questions in Healthcare Chaplaincy: Learning to Make Informed Decisions by Pia Matthews -- Introduction -- 1. The Basics -- 2. The Dignity of the Human Person -- 3. Autonomy, Consent, Refusing Treatment and Boundaries -- 4. Ethics and Non-Autonomous Patients -- 5. Confidentiality, Privacy, Data Protection, Truth Telling and Trust -- 6. Ethical Issues at the Beginning of Life -- 7. Ethical Issues about Babies, Children and Young Adults -- 8. Ethical Issues at the End of Life -- 9. Loss, Grief and Bereavement, Burn-out and the Wounded Healer -- 10. Conscientious Objection and Loyalties -- Resources -- Index -- Blank Page.

This book dissects the ethical challenges faced by healthcare chaplains every day. Bringing together case studies, legal advice and invitations for contemplation, this book helps both professional and volunteer chaplains to reflect on their practice and provide the highest level of support to patients.

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Pia Matthews is a Senior Lecturer of Bioethics, Medical Law, Theology and Healthcare Ethics at St Mary's University Twickenham.

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