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Arizona: Live Webinar on Professional Ethics Guiding Decision-Making In Care of Dementia Clients

The Western Region Public Health Training Center at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, presents the free live webinar “Professional Ethics Guiding Decision-Making In Care of Dementia Clients,” on Friday, May 17, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Hawaii (3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mountain).

Guest Speaker: 
Dr. Linda Axtell-Thompson, DBe, MBA
Principal for Axtell Consulting
LLC and Adjunct Faculty at University of Hawai’i West Oahu.

Professional ethics can be a code of principles and well as represent how healthcare professionals handle their conduct with best standards and informed decisions. Professional ethics can be viewed as the best benefit for both the health professional and the client and especially for dementia clients. There are good guiding principles to utilize while engaging in sound ethical decision-making process.

Learning Objectives:
1) Examine what is meant by professional ethics for healthcare professionals
2) Discuss guide principles and examples of good ethical decision making.
3) Review recommendations in dealing with dementia clients with professional ethics and sound decision making outcomes.