Why Is Ethics Important in Nursing?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 4, 2020 4:38:50 PM ET
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Ethics is important in nursing because it sets forth a series of actions and decisions that are in the best interests of a patient and dictate what must be done. Ethics ensure that every person is given the greatest level of attention and care possible. It is a moral compass that pushes nurses to administer services fairly and in a timely fashion.

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