National Center for Ethics in Health Care
New Policy for Educating Patients and Obtaining Informed Consent for Long-term Opioid Therapy
Use these four tips to foster an ethical environment and culture that will make it easier for employees to “do the right thing.”
Certifying Ethics Consultants
Developing a Certifying Examination for Health Care Ethics Consultants
The National Center for Ethics in Health Care serves as VA's authoritative resource for addressing the complex ethical issues that arise in patient care, health care management, and research.
We provide information, education, and consultation and oversee nationwide programs and quality improvement projects to help health care practitioners and administrators to understand and apply health care ethics standards.
We also provide information to Veterans, patients, and their families to help them understand ethical issues that relate to their health care experience.
New podcast! Servant Leadership: Intersections with Ethics, Business Integrity & Compliance (43:49) A presentation by Dr. Maureen Cash, VHA National Center for Organization Development
Voices of Integrity – Newly updated personal stories of VA employees who tell in their own words what integrity means to them as they work to serve Veterans. Take a listen!
Ethics and Professionalism Grand Rounds. Watch this space for updates on continuing education credits and TMS course information.