Code of Ethics Assignment: (Percentage of Grade: 20%) Point Value: 100 points fo
Code of Ethics Assignment: (Percentage of Grade: 20%) Point Value: 100 points for the Code of Ethics Assignment. Code of Ethics Guidelines Important:Refer to the Code of Ethics Grading Rubric and carefully review both the assignment guidelines/formatting guidelines below prior to completing this assignment. 1. Research/Locate the Code of Ethics for your area of health care specialty (Nursing, Diagnostic Medical Sonography etc.) using Google or professional online health care sites. The Preamble is not required; however, all provisions/principles are required. 2. Both APA in-text citations are to be used throughout this assignment as well as APA references at the conclusion; otherwise it could be construed as plagiarism. 3. This assignment is to be typed, double-spaced using font size 12. Your completed assignment is to be uploaded to course in D2L using the appropriate assignment link. This assignment will not be accepted via email. 4. Use the headings below when formatting your document. Headings are to be both bolded and underlined: (ex-Section 1: Nursing Code of Ethics). 5. Your entire name, date and course number/section are to be typed on a cover page. Important: Use the following format when completing the Code of Ethics Assignment. Section 1: “Insert Your Profession Here” Code of Ethics 1. Type only the provisions portion of the Code of Ethics for your specialty area (Ex- nursing, radiology etc.). Section 2: Applying Basic Principles to my Code of Ethic 1. Review the Code of Ethics for your specialty area to determine what health care principles can be applied to each rule or provision. 2. Re-type each principle/ provision of the Code of Ethics for your specialty area and apply all relevant health care principle(s) (autonomy, veracity, beneficence, non-maleficence, justice, confidentiality and role fidelity) for each Code of Ethics provision accompanied by a detailed explanation of how it applies. This is to be written in paragraph format. Paragraphs consist of 6 sentences: an introduction sentence, 4 supporting sentences and a closing sentence. APA in-text citations are to be used directly after using information from the course textbook etc. as well as APA references at the conclusion of the paper ‘otherwise it could be considered plagiarism. Section 3: Compare/Contrast Code of Ethics 1. Compare your health care profession’s Code of Ethics to the American Medical Association Code of Ethics. Provide a detailed explanation of how the Code for your chosen health care technology differs from the code of Ethics for the American Medical Association? Detailed response required. Important: Zero points will be assigned to this section if a student indicates that there are no changes or recommendations. Are there basic ethical principles missing from your Professional Code of Ethics? If so, write the rules that should be added to your code to address those areas accompanied by a detailed explanation for each. If you identify no necessary changes; provide a detailed explanation as to why not? Learning Objectives: 1a. Explore professional ethics and how they impact ethical decisions. 1b. Evaluate a professional Code of Ethics, and explain how to use these values in a health care field.

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