The American Society for Bioethics and Humanities promotes the exchange of ideas and fosters multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary, and inter-professional scholarship, research, teaching, policy development, professional development and collegiality among people engaged in clinical and academic bioethics and the medical humanities.
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Core Competencies for Health Care Ethics Consultation
This report on the core competencies necessary for health care ethics consultation is intended for ethics consultants; educational programs that help prepare individuals, teams, or committees to do ethics consultations; and all health care organizations that offer ethics consultation services.
The 57-page monograph includes four sections:
The ASBH Board of Directors acknowledges the efforts of the Core Competencies Task Force, whose dedicated work and contributions resulted in the publication of the second edition: Robert Arnold, MD; Kenneth A. Berkowitz, MD; Nancy Neveloff Dubler, LLB; Denise Dudzinski, PhD MTS; Ellen Fox, MD; Andrea Frolic, PhD; Jacqueline Glover, PhD; Kenneth Kipnis, PhD; Ann Marie Natali, MBA MA; William A. Nelson, PhD; Mary V. Rorty, PhD; Paul M. Schyve, MD; Joy D. Skeel, MD; and Anita Tarzian, PhD RN (chair).