Ethics within the Health Care Arena

Critically analyse the ethical issues within the scenario below in an essay that covers the following:

  • Write an introduction to your essay.
  • Examine one approach to ethics and how it would apply to the scenario.
  • State the four ethical principles and apply two of them to the scenario.
  • Briefly incorporate legal or other ethical issues.
  • Apply David Seedhouse’s ethical grid in an attempt to reach a reasoned solution to the scenario.
  • Provide a reasoned, coherent argument to address the above with a final conclusion.


  • In-text references are required.
  • Please respond to the task in 1000 words essay (+/- 10%)
  • Use the cover sheet (front page) provided.