April 16, 2019
"Clinical Ethics Consultants and Bioethics Committees: What's the Difference?"
January 22, 2019
Grace Oei, MD, MA Kathy McMillan, BSN, MA Carl Ricketts, Jr, MDiv, BCC
"Surrogate Decision Making:
Standards and Pitfalls"
Surrogate decision making is a very common practice in medicine. However, this is an area that can be fraught with questions of ethical significance. This webinar will guide attendees through the standards of surrogate decision making and highlight how healthcare professionals, including nurses and chaplains, can help families through what can be a difficult process.
Resources from the webinar
- Powerpoint Presentation
- (Article) Religion and Spirituality in Surrogate Decision Making for Hospitalized Older Adults
- (Article) Seeking and Accepting: U.S. Clergy Theological and Moral Perspectives Informing Decision Making at the End of Life
- Sulmasy, Daniel P MD, PhD; Snyder, Lois JD. "Substituted Interests and Best Judgments: An Integrated Model of Surrogate Decision Making." American Medical Association. 2010. JAMA. Vol 304, No. 17.