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ProHealth Care Ethics Committee

Who we are

The ProHealth Care Ethics Committee is a multidisciplinary group with diverse bioethical backgrounds.

Committee mission

The committee's mission is to improve health care delivery and patient outcomes by serving as a confidential resource to those making difficult care decisions, using clarification of ethical principles, problem solving and conflict resolution.

Access

The patient, a family member or any person involved in the care of a ProHealth Care patient may request an ethics consultation. Regardless of location, call the ProHealth Waukesha Memorial Hospital operator at 262-928-1000.

What we do

  • Facilitate ethical decisions using patient values

  • Clarify communication

  • Assist in conflict resolution and provide support

  • Mediate discussions

  • Provide advisory recommendations

  • Assist in development and review of hospital policies