Conflict at End of Life: A Growing Need for Dispute Resolution Practices

Jacqueline Font-Guzmán

Creighton University

Debra Gerardi


August 1, 2006

Creighton Lawyer, p. 34, Fall 2006

There are persistent calls for improving end-of-life care and manage end-of-life disputes in the United States. There is also an increasing demand for health services that will create a greater need for better skills and processes for addressing end-of-life issues in a culturally competent manner. In this article we discuss how dispute resolution professionals have much to offer in the form of training, mediation, facilitation, dialogue and systems design to help health care organizations effectively address complex issues.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 43

Keywords: End of Life, Conflict Resolution, Bioethics, cross-cultural competency

Download This Paper

Date posted: August 2, 2012  

Suggested Citation

Font-Guzmán, Jacqueline and Gerardi, Debra, Conflict at End of Life: A Growing Need for Dispute Resolution Practices (August 1, 2006). Creighton Lawyer, p. 34, Fall 2006. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2121750

Contact Information

Jacqueline Font-Guzmán (Contact Author)
Creighton University ( email )
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178
United States
Debra Gerardi
EHCCO, LLC ( email )
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
United States
Feedback to SSRN

Paper statistics
Abstract Views: 177
Downloads: 25

© 2015 Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.  FAQ   Terms of Use   Privacy Policy   Copyright   Contact Us
This page was processed by apollo2 in 0.312 seconds