Meeting Archive:
Healthcare Professionals Monthly Training

Meeting Description:
Professional ethics can be a code of principles and well as represent how healthcare professionals handle their conduct with best standards and informed decisions.  Professional ethics can be viewed as the best benefit for both the client and for those in the profession. When conduct done well, it allow the highest public’s trust in the profession and encourage the clients to seek their professional services. 

Guest Speaker: Linda Axtell-Thompson, MBA, DBe

About the speaker: Linda Axtell-Thompson, MBA, DBe, is an experienced leader in strategy analysis, formulation, and management to support planning and decision-making. She is skilled in identification and analysis of key issues; creative exploration of challenges and opportunities; and inclusive collaboration among stakeholders. Linda has more than 25+ years of experience with Hawaii's health care organizations, with particular interest in strategy, ethics, and issues of aging. Linda has degrees from DBe, Doctor of Bioethics (organizational ethics), Loyola University Chicago; MA, Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin; MBA, (nonprofit management), Yale School of Management; and BA, Philosophy, University of Hawaii at Manoa.


 Learning Objectives:

1)    Review what is meant by professional ethics  and responsibility for healthcare professionals

2)    Discuss examples of applied moral codes to guide good professional ethics

3)    Integrate your personal values with professional ethics 

Date: Fri, Aug 12, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM HST
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Host(s): Public Health Training Hui