International Council of Nurses Code of Ethics Essay Case Study
Answer the Questions Below:
1. Vivian has a patient who has political views she finds offensive. What should she do?
A. Report the patient to her supervisor.
B. Treat the patient just as she would treat any other patient.
C. Try to convince the patient that his views are wrong.
D. Recommend that the patient be seen at a different hospital.
2. According to the International Council of Nurses Code of Ethics, what is one of the four fundamental responsibilities of a nurse?
A. to respect individual’s right to make a decision
B. to faithfully do what one has promised
C. to alleviate suffering
D. to distribute care equitably