Topic- Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration:
4) What are key ethical issues faced by health organizations and systems? Discuss.(250 words)
Discuss- this is an all-encompassing directive which mandates us to write in detail about the key demand of the question. we also have to discuss about the related and important aspects of the question in order to bring out a complete picture of the issue in hand.
Key demand of the question.
The question wants us to write in detail about various kinds of ethical issues faced by health organizations, in their functioning.
Structure of the answer
Introduction- write a few introductory lines about the relationship between health and ethics. E.g Ethical questions related to health, health care, and public health cover topics as diverse as moral issues around reproduction, state obligations in the provision of health care services, and appropriate measures to control infectious disease. Scholars and health care professionals have debated ethical questions related to health and health care since the earliest days of medicine.
Discuss in points the ethical issues faced by health organizations. E.g
- Resource allocation across health services and programmes.
- Corporate partnerships and philanthropic fundraising.
- Workplace ethics
- Equitable access.
- Individual versus population health.
- Public accountability.
Discuss and elaborate each ethical problem stated above, in brief detail.
Conclusion– based on your discussion, form a fair and a balanced conclusion on the given issue.