Identify ethical dilemmas encountered in professional nursing practice.


You are a member of your organization’s ethics committee. As a nurse  preceptor and member of the ethics committee you have been asked to do a  presentation at the upcoming new nurse’s orientation to educate the new  hires on the considerations, impacts, and strategies related to ethical  dilemmas. You are excited to share your enthusiasm and passion for the  importance of ethics in client care.


Select a current ethical dilemma in nursing from your workplace or recent news to use as the basis for your presentation.
Create a PowerPoint® presentation that includes the following:

  • The ethical dilemma
  • The ethical issues related to the dilemma
  • The impact on nursing and patient care
  • Strategies that support person and family centered care