HEC Forum

, Volume 16, Issue 4, pp 247–260 | Cite as

A mandate for regional health ethics resources

  • M.A. Bashir Jiwani


Regional Health Ethic Resource Regional Health Ethic 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. 1.
    Regionalization Research Centre. What is regionalization. [Online] Available at: /Regionalization/Regionalization.html.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Alberta Health Planning Secretariat. Starting points: Recommendations for creating a more accountable and affordable health system. Edmonton, AB: Health Planning Secretariat; 1993.Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Government of Alberta. Partners in health: The government of Alberta’s response to the Premier’s commission on future health care for Albertans. Edmonton, AB: Alberta Health; 1991.Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Alberta Health. Our bill of health. A roundtable on health. Edmonton, AB: Alberta Health; 1993.Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    Government of Alberta. Regional health authorities act. Edmonton, AB: Queen’s Printer; 1994. [Online] Available at: Scholar
  6. 6.
    Macdonald M. Resource allocation in integrated delivery systems and healthcare networks: A proposed framework to guide ethical thinking. Healthcare Management Forum, 1996; 9(1): 24–29.Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    Burgess MM. Health care reform: Whitewashing a conflict between health promotion and treating illness. In: Stingl M, Wilson D; eds. Efficiency vs. equality: Health reform in Canada. Halifax, NS: Fernwood Publishing Co. Ltd; 1996: 153–162.Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    Jiwani B. Regionalization of the health system in Alberta: An ethical analysis. Vancouver, BC: University of British Columbia (Unpublished Master’s Thesis); 1998.Google Scholar
  9. 9.
    Young EWD. Ethics in the outpatient setting: New challenges and opportunities. Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics, 1997; 6(3): 293–298.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. 10.
    Corsino BV. Bioethics committees and JCAHO patients’ rights standards: A question of balance. The Journal of Clinical Ethics, 1996; 7(2): 177–181.Google Scholar
  11. 11.
    Heitman E, Bulger RE. The healthcare ethics committee in the structural transformation of healthcare: Administrative and organizational ethics in changing times. HEC Forum, 1998; 10(2): 152–176.Google Scholar
  12. 12.
    Provincial Health Ethics Network. Personal directives: A one year retrospective. Edmonton, AB: Provincial Health Ethics Network; 1999. [Online] Available at: Scholar
  13. 13.
    Webster GC, Baylis FE. Moral residue. In: Rubin S, Zoloth L; eds. Margin of error: The ethics of mistakes in the practice of medicine. Hagerstown, MD; University Publishing Group, Inc.; 2000: 217–230.Google Scholar
  14. 14.
    Moss R. Ethics committees across a continuum of care. HEC Forum, 1995; 7(4): 243–251.Google Scholar
  15. 15.
    Brewin ML. Obtaining consent in a client’s home. In Touch, 1998; 1(3): 1–2. [Online] Available at: Scholar
  16. 16.
    Freeman A, Haos H, Guttmannova K. Bioethics activities in rural hospitals. Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics, 2000; 9(2): 230–238.Google Scholar
  17. 17.
    Malone RE. Policy as product: Morality and metaphor in health policy discourse. Hastings Centre Report, 1999; 29(3): 16–22.Google Scholar
  18. 18.
    Murphy KG. Re-Visioning our potential: Networking ethics mentors and healthcare ethics committees. HEC Forum, 2001; 13(2): 160–170.Google Scholar
  19. 19.
    Spelten D. Ethics at the front lines: Developing a new approach. In Touch, 2002; 5(3): 1–2. [Online] Available at: Scholar
  20. 20.
    Provincial Health Ethics Network. Clinical Ethics Committees Chairs and Contact Persons in Alberta. [Online] Available at: Scholar

Copyright information

© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • M.A. Bashir Jiwani

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations