"Millions of patients are discharged from a hospital each year and “the individual and systemic forces that shape discharge planning and care transitions” frequently lead to “failures that compromise patient health and well-being.”" #bioethics
On the blog: @DrKeishaRay writes, "Overturning National Eviction Bans is Institutionalized Racism and Sexism"
See it here: https://www.bioethics.net/2021/05/overturning-national-eviction-bans-is-institutionalized-racism-and-sexism/
On the blog today: @mildredkcho writes, "Why it is Important to Call Out Racist Language Amongst Our Professional Peers." Read it here: https://www.bioethics.net/2021/05/why-it-is-important-to-call-out-racist-language-amongst-our-professional-peers/
Scarcity and allocation are huge problems during the COVID-19 pandemic. How do we approach this? "The latest horror of the pandemic is that large numbers of people around the world are dying for lack of access to medical oxygen, especially in India."
"Acknowledging “appalling past actions” on the part of the profession, the A.P.A's governing board committed the association to “identifying, understanding, and rectifying our past injustices,” and pledged to institute “anti-racist practices” #bioethics