Legal and Ethical Issues in Nursing
In any job we are entrusted with, there are challenges we are likely to faces in the course of accomplishing tasks in that job. That is why every job must have a job description that acts as guidance to how it is to be implemented.
In case we accomplish that job without following the guidelines, the outcomes may not be the desired one, which will result of breach of rule and regulation pertaining to that job. In situation where one is given right over something or over another person, there are important guideline that dictates the extent to which the authority is to be practices and the expected relationship between the two subjects.
Legal and professional ethical acts as guidelines which dictate how a job is to be carried out in the fairest manner and how any two subjects are likely to relate with one another. Legal and professional ethics defines the liability of the person that is entrusted with accomplishment of a certain job.