Posted: Friday, March 1st, 2019
The Clinical Ethicist is an active member of the ethics program at WellStar Health System performing clinical ethics consultation, ethics education and ethics policy development and review. The Ethics Program enjoys robust institutional support and is looking to become a leader in the field of clinical, organizational and research ethics. The health system is creating a fully integrated, collaborative approach to addressing ethical issues and the clinical ethicist is key to developing this initiative. The individual reports directly to the AVP of Ethics, Advance Care Planning and Spiritual Health and has an essential role in the Ethics Program.
Graduate of an accredited undergraduate university/college with Master’s degree in applicable field, e.g., ethics, law, social work, theology. Preferred advance degree in in ethics or related field. Demonstrated knowledge of principles, concepts and methods involved in clinical ethics and clinical ethics consultation.