Bitesize course / Ethical and professional considerations

10 hours Advanced
10 CPD hours Free to NHS

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Ethical and professional considerations


This course looks at how you can ensure that the decisions you make are ethical and based on agreed social values. It also covers guidance on ethics and values in the NHS.  Once completed, you will understand the role of ethics and professional considerations in decision-making.

This course is suited to those who are managing a budget, clinical staff, operational staff, finance staff and primary care staff.


  • How do you make an ethical decision
  • Ethical decision-making in the NHS
  • Summing up

What's included?

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Access to your course online for 12 months

10 hours of accredited CPD

Certificate of completion

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