Q.4) There has been a perceptible rise in the cost of healthcare services provided by private hospitals. In absence of adequate and quality government hospitals, people are forced to opt for private hospitals, especially for life threatening diseases and injuries. You recently visit one of your friends admitted in a famous private hospital. You found out that the hospital is charging a huge amount of money, which seems to be unreasonable. You confront the staff and ask them to explain the rationale behind such high charges. Their response is that the charges are fair for the kind of services they are providing. (a) What are the ethical issues involved in this situation ? (b) Given how other professions price their services, discuss the feasibility of capping the amount of fees charged by doctors and private hospitals. (c) How can the provision of quality services and need for profit be reconciled with society’s interests in this case? ( 20 Marks )

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shivanshu pandey
shivanshu pandey
1 year ago

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Staff @CD
1 year ago

The fact of case is too concise. Write 1-2 more statements to describe fact of case in a better way.
All the parts of the questions has been addressed. Ethical issues involved for government can be described more elaborately.
Also discuss the challenges involved in capping the price of hospital services. Discuss the ethical issues related to capping and how it can lead to degradation in the quality of services of the private hospitals. Privatization of hospital can also be discussed.
Third part is nicely answered.
Conclusion is also good.
Keep up the good work.

shivanshu pandey
shivanshu pandey
1 year ago

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