Ethics in Practice - Privacy And Health Information: Challenges For Nurses And For The Nursing Profession

  • Published 2003

Abstract

• A regional health authority contracts a nurse specializing in informatics to assist in developing policy guidelines for a new health information system. The plan calls for the extensive collection of clinical information for purposes of quality assurance, resource planning and accountability. The nurse advises that consent should be obtained for these purposes but is told that it is impractical.

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@inproceedings{2003EthicsIP, title={Ethics in Practice - Privacy And Health Information: Challenges For Nurses And For The Nursing Profession}, author={}, year={2003} }