The Healthcare Ethics Consultant-Certified Program: Fair, Feasible, and Defensible, But Neither Definitive Nor Finished.

TitleThe Healthcare Ethics Consultant-Certified Program: Fair, Feasible, and Defensible, But Neither Definitive Nor Finished.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2020
AuthorsAntommaria AHMatheny, Feudtner C, Benner MBeth, Cohn F
Corporate AuthorsHealthcare Ethics Consultant Certification Commission
JournalAm J Bioeth
Volume20
Issue3
Pagination1-5
Date Published2020 Mar
ISSN1536-0075
Abstract

In June 2018, the Healthcare Ethics Consultant (HCEC) Certification Commission (the Commission) began accepting applications, and since then three candidate cohorts have received the Healthcare Ethics Consultant-Certified (HEC-C) designation. While these individuals have reported favorable experiences, concerns about the HEC-C program-both the certification process and what the designation represents-exist.

DOI10.1080/15265161.2020.1718421
Alternate JournalAm J Bioeth
PubMed ID32105202