Facilitated Ethics Conversations: A Novel Program for Managing Moral Distress in Bedside Nursing Staff

  title={Facilitated Ethics Conversations: A Novel Program for Managing Moral Distress in Bedside Nursing Staff},
  author={P. Helft and Patricia D. Bledsoe and Maureen Hancock and L. Wocial},
  journal={JONA's Healthcare Law, Ethics, and Regulation},
  • P. Helft, Patricia D. Bledsoe, +1 author L. Wocial
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • JONA's Healthcare Law, Ethics, and Regulation
  • Moral distress is a prominent problem for bedside nurses, and workable solutions for managing the toll it takes are needed. [...] Key Method We review our initial experiences in conducting more than 100 such facilitated conversations in a large hospital system.Expand Abstract
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