Clinical Ethics Resources


The Ethics Champion Programs at Children's Hospital Colorado and University of Colorado Health are compared and contrasted by Karen Jones, RNC, MS and Kristin Furfari, MD.

The pandemic is impacting the well-being and mental health of many health care workers.  The Colorado Health Ethics Resource has developed supportive resources.

Advance Directives: Myths, Facts and Ethical Issues in the Time of COVID-19 moderated by Cari Levy, MD, PhD with panelists Jean Abbott, MD, MH, Peggy Budai, RN, CNS,
NP-C, Anisha Lucero, MSW and Christine LaRocca, MD. 
Download AD Resources document or Additional Q & A.

Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) webinar on COVID-19
Ethics with Dr. Diane Meier, Dr. Matthew Wynia, and
Registered Nurse Eileen Weber.   View webinar.

​American Society for Bioethics and Humanities 
Heathcare Ethics Committees Pearls and Pitfalls: Do's and Don'ts


Center for Bioethics and Humanities
Learning Modules:

University of Washington:

Information on Advance Care Planning from Colorado Care Planning

(making decisions about the care you would want to receive if you become unable to speak for yourself)​

Colorado Law HB 16-1101: Concerning Medical Decisions for Unrepresented Patients​

Decision Making for Unrepresented Patients Who Lack Capacity: Guidelines for Health Care Facilities in Colorado​.  Glover J, Abbott J, Bennett-Woods D. 2016.

Colorado Healthcare Ethics Forum:​​​  

An organization that supports the Colorado health care ethics community through education, awareness, networking, and support.  Their 2021 Annual Conference will be held on Thursday, May 13 - Friday, May 14, 2021 in Thornton, CO.