Assignment: Application: Taking a Stand

Assignment: Application: Taking a Stand

Write a 4 to 5 page paper (page count does not include title and reference page) that addresses the following: APA style and 5-6 academic references that are led than 5 years old

  • Introduce the conceptual frameworks of the ethical constructs of ethics, moral, or legal standards and the purpose of the paper.
  • Consider  an ethical, moral, or legal dilemma that you have encountered in your work environment and describe it.
  • Analyze the moral, ethical, and legal implications utilized in this situation. Describe your role as a moral agent or advocate for this specific issue.
  • Consider your leadership styles identified by your self-assessment and determine if they act as a barrier or facilitation during this dilemma. 

The School of Nursing requires that all papers submitted include a title page, introduction, summary, and references

  • Introduction

  • Ethical Framework for Decision Making – four ethical frameworks: utilitarianism, duty-based reasoning, right-based reasoning, intuitionism

  • Dilemma at the Workplace –a nursing example and my role as the moral agent or advocate

  • Self-Assessment – Keirsey Temperament Sorter questionnaire