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Ethics Consult Service

The Ethics Consult Service provides information, education and/or consultation about ethical problems twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.  The service assists with patient care and organizational ethical issues in the delivery of health care to patients. An ethics consult identifies morally acceptable options in cases of value conflict. The service provides full consults and answers questions. Any caregiver can initiate a consult 24 hours a day/7 days a week.

For an Ethics Consult, page PIC #1712

For more information on UVAHS Ethical Practices and Resources, visit:

Professional Nursing Staff Organization's ethics website 

University of Virginia Center for Biomedical Ethics & Humanities