American Journal of Bioethics, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 69-71, 2008
The article reports on the shortcomings in rural bioethics and healthcare decision-making. It addresses the deficiencies common to one of the most important ethics instruments in both rural and non-rural health-care facilities. Furthermore, it focuses on the problems of insufficient resources, competence, and independence.
Keywords: bioethics, rural health, health services, healthcare, community health, medical care, ethics, urban health, MI-HEC, teleethics
JEL Classification: K32
Accepted Paper Series
Date posted: February 27, 2012
Pope, Thaddeus Mason, Multi-Institutional Hospital Ethics Committees: For Rural Hospitals, and Urban
Ones Too (April 1, 2008). American Journal of Bioethics, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 69-71, 2008. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2003527