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Elements Of Ethical Action

  • Date Submitted: 10/29/2012 10:35 AM
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1) Ethics is a concern of humans who have freedom of choice.
Ethical choices are decisions made by individuals who are responsible for the consequences of their actions. Responsibility is a key element of ethical action and means acceptance of costs, duties and obligations for the decisions made.
Accountability is a feature of systems and social institutions; it means that mechanisms are in place to determine who took responsible action, and who is responsible. Liability extends the concepts of responsibility further to the area of laws. Responsibility, accountability and liability are issues that are raised by radiation technology. In this case we see that the carelessness or laziness of the medical technician, the lack of training in the handling of the equipment (software), also of the maintenance of the updates of the software can cause the life a person.

2) Information systems and organizations influence one another. Managers to serve the interest of the business firm build information systems.
At the same time, the organization must be aware of and open to the influences of information systems to benefit from new technologies. In these cases carelessness, laziness of the medical technicians who administered treatment, lack of appropriate updates in software, training, safety procedures and staffing are primarily to blame.
Organization was responsible for lack of properly budgeting of time and resources for properly training doctors and medical technicians, there was no room on already limited budgets for the training that equipment manufactures claimed was required. Management was responsible for understaffed and overworked staff and for no safety procedures in place to check their work or time to do so; for lack of control and poor people management as well as uses technology without appropriate updates in software..


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