Who Am I? Moral Theories, Dilemmas and Courage
In nursing, a challenging situation or decision to be made is likely to draw on your morals as well as ethics. In reference to healthcare legal issues, this lecture by Dr Linda Starr will help you to distinguish between ethical obligations in nursing and facing your own moral dilemmas.
Dr Linda Starr is a general and mental health qualified nurse, lawyer, and associate professor in the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Flinders University. Her research interests have been in health law for health practitioners, criminal law, forensic health care, and elder abuse investigation and prosecution, which was the subject of her PhD. Linda is currently the chair of the state board of the Nursing and Midwifery Board, Australia, the director on the Board of Directors at the Aged Rights Advocacy Service, and is the founding president of the Australian Forensic Nurses Association. She has an extensive speaking record, nationally and internationally, on issues in health law, forensic nursing, and elder abuse.