Clinical ethics department
Children’s Minnesota focuses on kids first by offering clinical ethics services to our families and staff. The clinical ethics department offers 24/7 clinical ethics consultations to assist in clarifying ethical dilemmas, such as:
Information for health professionals
Understanding the role clinical ethics plays in patient care can sometimes be unclear. We have developed these sets of triggers to assist you in understanding when the appropriate times are to consult clinical ethics for assistance. Of course, these triggers are not an exhausted list, feel free to contact us with any questions you may have even if they are not presented on this list.
Members of the ethics committee include broad community and hospital representation.