Organization profile

Organization profile

Combine the ethical perspectives of health care professionals, patients and families to improve teaching, research, and clinical consultation in patient care and health policy. Provide statewide leadership in identifying and addressing ethical issues in healthcare. Serve as a resource for teaching about professional responsibility and health care ethics principles. Advocate for institutional and public policies that promote ethical goals in health care services and systems.

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Dental Ethics Medicine & Life Sciences
Physicians Medicine & Life Sciences
Dentist-Patient Relations Medicine & Life Sciences
Dentists Medicine & Life Sciences
Assisted Suicide Medicine & Life Sciences
Terminal Care Medicine & Life Sciences
Ethics Medicine & Life Sciences
Informed Consent Medicine & Life Sciences

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Lynn Jansen

Person: Academic

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Projects 2001 2017

Informed Consent
Insurance Benefits
Therapeutic Misconception
Research Subjects

Undergraduate Medical Education for End of Life Care

Barnard, D.

National Institutes of Health


Project: Research project

Undergraduate Medical Education
Terminal Care
Medical Schools

Research Output 1982 2019

5 Citations (Scopus)

Changes over Time in the Oregon Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment Registry: A Study of Two Decedent Cohorts

Zive, D., Jimenez, V. M., Fromme, E. & Tolle, S., May 1 2019, In : Journal of palliative medicine. 22, 5, p. 500-507 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Logistic Models
Alzheimer Disease
3 Citations (Scopus)

It is Time to Remove Feeding Tubes From POLST Forms

Tolle, S., Jimenez, V. M. & Eckstrom, E., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Enteral Nutrition

Response to Rossfeld (doi: 10.1089/jpm.2018.0286): Unadvanced Care Planning: A Palliative Play in One Act

Dotson, A., Jimenez, V. M. & Tolle, S., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of palliative medicine. 22, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter