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Ethics/End-of-Life Issues

A Medical Ethics/Optimum Care Committee (OCC) has been established to address ethical issues in patient care. This committee can be accessed through the Chairperson or any member. Any staff member involved in the provision of direct patient care may request advice or consideration of potential issues. Patients and their designated representatives may also seek guidance.

For further information, refer to Health Care System Policy COS-042 “Medical Ethics/Optimum Care Committee.”

If you have questions, contact the Chairperson of the OCC.

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