Medical ethics committee promotes patients’ rights

Members of the Asante Three Rivers Medical Ethics Committee presented at a recent

Pictured (from left), are Nancy Greer, VP for Nursing Services at Asante Three Rivers; Mark Stegall, Patient Relations representative; Win Howard, CEO, Asante Three Rivers; Amanda Johnson, RN, Critical Care Unit nurse; Stephanie Grimsby, executive assistant to the CEO; and Rogue Gateway Rotary President Greg Fishwick.

Pictured (from left), are Nancy Greer, VP for Nursing Services at Asante Three Rivers; Mark Stegall, Patient Relations representative; Win Howard, CEO, Asante Three Rivers; Amanda Johnson, RN, Critical Care Unit nurse; Stephanie Grimsby, executive assistant to the CEO; and Rogue Gateway Rotary President Greg Fishwick.

Rogue Gateway meeting. The committe, which provides a forum for discussion of medical ethics issues, is comprised of medical and community representatives. It promotes the rights of patients, shared decision making between patients and clinicians, and helps clarify medical issues within an unbiased format when uncertainty about treatment arises.

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