Must We be Morally Courageous in Patient Care

Presenter: Ann Hamric, PhD, RN, FAAN
Recorded: February 10-11, 2015
Series: Boyden Medical Grand Rounds

Ann Hamric, PhD, R,N will explore the concepts of moral distress, moral residue and the crescendo effect, using data from studies of health care professionals. A case will be presented to illustrate how moral distress can occur with patients, teams and the organization as a whole.