DISCUSSION 13: CULTURAL COMPETENCE IN ETHICAL DECISION-MAKING
A 55-year-old man is hospitalized for an opportunistic infection
and asks for his partner to be with him overnight. He stated that previous
hospitals did not allow his partner to visit and that is why he chose your
1. What are the ethical issues and what framework would you use to analyze the situation?
2. Describe the research that may support the request.
You must cite at least 3 evidence-based references no older than
5 years excluding the class textbook and 2 replies to any of your peers
sustained with the proper references. A minimum of 500 words must be
presented excluding the first and reference page.