As many organizations head back to the office, discussions around COVID-19 experiences and concerns remain constant. The Apra Ethicist weighs in on what to consider when returning to the office, including compliance standards, HIPPA regulations and helpful guidelines.
An unprecedented year has raised unprecedented questions. In this Ask the Ethicist Column, the Apra Ethics & Compliance Committee gives advice on using the Federal Election Commission database, the best approach to “vaccine etiquette” and how to ethically report on race and identity.
It’s not uncommon for many groups to partner with other organizations on a joint venture and be asked to share donor lists for cross-referencing purposes. But what are the ethics of using a third party to evaluate these lists? The Apra Ethicist weighs in on data sharing and security.
While many groups are pushing for more diversity to help grow organizations, it can be difficult to see real change when the board of directors or leaders are not a diverse group of people. The Ethicist weighs in on DEI and leadership, and shares tips on how to make DEI an ongoing goal.
Is your organization considering launching a workplace campaign to encourage staff to give back? Or, have you been tasked with verifying the giving capacity of current faculty and feel unsure of the ethics behind it? The Apra Ethicist weighs in on internal employee campaigns and research.