New Featured Article Summary Now Available!

NSHEN provides summaries of recent articles of interest from the health ethics literature for those unable to access or too busy to read the entire article.

This month’s featured article is Accommodating Conscientious Objection in Medicine – Private Ideological Convictions Must Not Trump Professional Obligations by Udo Schuklenk published in The Journal of Clinical Ethics.

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New Fireside Chat video added!

The “Fix-It Urge” with Dayna Lee-Baggley – Registered Psychologist, Psychology – QEII

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National Health Ethics Week 2017

Even though Health Ethics Week is over for 2017, we encourage you to visit our Case Database and explore the other ethical cases we have available.

Each day of National Health Ethics Week 2017, we added an ethical case with discussion questions, based on a different theme.

The theme this year was:

Diversity and Inclusion in Health Care  

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April 2017 Bioethics Book Club Recommendation!

We have a new book club recommendation with discussion sheet! This book is also available for loan from NSHEN.

Check out the new title here NEXT by Michael Crichton





Ethics NSHA Support-Requesting Ethics Support website now available!

Requesting Ethics Support across Nova Scotia Health Authority Zones is now available….

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New Fireside Chat video added!

Assessing and Addressing Suffering – Katie Aven, Staff Chaplain, Nova Scotia Health Authority

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Medical Aid in Dying: Conference Refresh Now Available!

Our Live Broadcast on Medical Aid in Dying is now available for viewing!

Check out our 2016 conference page for the link and speaker presentations as well as other new resources!

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