NSG426 University of Phoenix Week 5 Assisted Suicide Euthanasia Paper

NSG/426: Integrity In Practice: Ethic And Legal Considerations

Wk 5 – Reflection: Current Issues in Nursing

Assignment Content

#1

This individual assignment helps you reflect on your Learning Team activity. Use the same topic and position to complete this assignment.

The Topic that was chosen is: Assisted Suicide/Euthanasia

Summarize how you employed the Park Ethical Decision-Making Model and the process used to arrive at your position.

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Review the following resources from the Week 3 University Library Readings if you need additional information about ethical decision-making models:

-Park “An Integrated Ethical Decision-Making Model for Nurses”

-Nursing Ethics in Everyday Practice: A Step-By-Step Guide, Ch. 2: Ethical Decision-Making

Summarize and explain each person’s position and evidence.

Explain how seeing the positions and evidence of others changed or reinforced your position.

Format your assignment in APA formatted Microsoft Office Word or PPT as one of the following:

-18- to 20-slide presentation with speaker notes for each slide, including integrated citations

or

-875-word paper including integrated citations

Cite at least 3 peer-reviewed sources published within the last 5 years that support your positions.

Include an APA-formatted reference list.

#2

On a separate page:

Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words:

Describe an example of ethical drift that you have witnessed in your nursing practice. How was the situation addressed? Or, was it? After taking this course, what will you do if and/or when you encounter an ethical drift in the future?

Please cite using APA format.

#3

On a separate page:

This is the learning team assignment.

Meet with your Learning Team to select and discuss one of the following topics, or another topic approved by your instructor:

The topic that was chosen: -Euthanasia and assisted suicide

Take a position on the topic.

Find evidence to support your position.

Review your positions and evidence.

Comment on positions and evidence, agreeing with it or refuting it.

Explain why you agree or disagree with the stance and provide citations or evidence to support your opinion.

Write a 350-word summary of your stance and evidence.