health care occupation-specific ethics


The moral standards and procedures, ethical questions and obligations specific to occupations in a health care setting such as respect for human dignity, self-determination, informed consent and patient confidentiality.

Alternative label

  • ethical standards in health care

  • ethical obligations in occupation

  • health care occupation-specific moral rules and principles

  • medical ethics

  • ethic standards in medicine

  • health care occupation-specific moral standards

  • moral rules and principles in health care

  • health care occupation specific ethics

Skill type

  • knowledge

Skill reusability level

  • cross-sector skills and competences

Broader skills/competences

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of



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