Wk 3 Discussion Question 1 There is no right or wrong answer for this ethical question; however, you will need to discuss an ethical consideration or dilemma of the APRN. Please remember what is correct for one person may not be correct for another. Look at the Nuremburg Code (US Department of Health & Human Services, 2005; Washington, 2012) as it was the major start of ethics in research and that can carry over to nursing practice. US Department of Health & Human Services. (2005). The Nuremberg code. Retrieved from http://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/archive/nurcode.html Washington, H. A. (2012). Non-consenting adults. Retrieved from http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/new_scientist/2012/01/the_nuremberg_code_set_up_to_protect_the_human_subjects_of_research_is_being_routinely_ignored_.html Review the American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics and the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements (ANA, 2011a, 2011b) and identify one barrier to ethical practice. Please expand on the following points: USE TOPICS HEADINGS BELOW IN THE DISCUSSION PAPER ? Choose a potential barrier to ethical practice that you may face in your chosen advanced practice nursing role. Discuss if there is a relationship between your personal beliefs and values and this barrier. Describe at least one mechanism to overcome the barrier discussed. Examine the potential cost and benefits to this barrier. American Nurses Association. (2011a). Code of ethics. Retrieved from http://www.nursingworld.org/Mobile/Code-of-Ethics American Nurses Association. (2011b). Code of ethics for nurses with interpretive statements. Retrieved from http://www.nursingworld.org/code-of-ethics-preface 250 words excluding references.
There are certain specific clauses that are mentioned in the nursing code of ethics that are to be followed by every nursing practitioner. In this respect it must be noted that,in the course of adhering to nursing code of ethics and in the course of doing the right thing, nursing practitioners are often faced with difficulties. Nursing practitioners are responsible for providing care to the patients for for keeping up the value of patient interest. But in doing so they might be faced with certain hindrances.