information on having bioethics involved in patient care see the
Ethics Consultation Policy.
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation provides a number of medical ethics
related publications. The following are links to pamphlets as well
as some general hospital policies related to ethics.
You Need To Have Surgery.
Directives: Frequently Asked Questions
Medical Decisions: What You Need to Know
Patient Rights and Responsibilities
Patient Rights and Responsibilities 2007
CCF Hospital Ethics Policies
CCHS Code of Ethical Business and Professional Behavior_revision May2005
Implementation of the New Ohio "DNR Comfort Care" Rules and Regulations
For The Ethics Committee
on Brain Death
Policy on Do Not Resuscitate
on Forgoing Life-Sustaining or Death-Prolonging Therapy
on Patient Refusal of Life-Sustaining Treatment
for lack of Consensus on Goals of Treatment at the End of Life