Select one (1) of the ethical issues listed below and develop a 4 page paper that will address the following:
- Explanation of the selected issue. Why is this issue important in the healthcare field?
- Discuss any ethical and legal implications that can arise from the selected issue and the impact on the patient and the healthcare professional.
- Identify and explain two (2) challenges related to the selected ethical controversial issue that can impact the role of the healthcare professional?
Paper must be typed in font-size 12, include citations, and references with proper APA formatting. The paper must contain a minimum of three (3) current references. Use your resources from the assigned textbook, periodicals and web sites and the Excelsior College library. Paper length should be 4 pages including a cover page and a reference page.
The paper should address one of the following ethical issues:
- Stem cell research
- Genetic testing
- Persistent vegetative state
- The Americans Disabilities Act
- Pre-existing conditions
- Organ allocation