Quality attestation for clinical ethics consultants: a two-step model from the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities

Hastings Cent Rep. Sep-Oct 2013;43(5):26-36. doi: 10.1002/hast.198.


Given the importance of clinical ethics consultation to patient care, the people doing it should be asked to show that they do it well. An ASbH task force proposes a method for assessing them.

MeSH terms

  • Credentialing / organization & administration
  • Educational Measurement
  • Ethicists / standards*
  • Governing Board
  • Humans
  • Professional Competence / standards*
  • Quality of Health Care / statistics & numerical data