How might legal considerations affect the process of making ethical decisions?
1. Consider your emotional response to the following situation, and how it would affect your dealing with and caring for the people involved. You work in a clinic primarily serving an indigent immigrant population and you hear one of your coworkers comment that “it’s a waste of time trying to do health care with these people because they don’t follow through with their care and they just drain resources we could use for those more deserving.”
2. How might legal considerations affect the process of making ethical decisions?
3. Research ethical decision making frameworks other than the one provided in your text. Chose one and briefly describe the key elements of the framework. Be sure to provide the reference for your framework. Discuss the usefulness of the framework you have chosen.