[Answer] A nurse has completed 4 hours of his 8-hour shift on a medical-surgical unit when he receives a phone call from the nursing supervisor. The nursing supervisor informs the nurse that he needs to give report to the other two nurses on the medical-surgical unit and immediately report to the telemetry unit to assist with staff needs on that unit. The nurse informs the supervisor that he has been busy with his client assignment and feels this will overwhelm the nurses on the medical-surgical unit. The supervisor informs the nurse that the need is greater on the telemetry unit. This is an example of which type of ethical problem? Micro 8- Enterobacteriaceae

Answer: Allocation of scarce nursing resources. BSC4933 Slide set 7
A nurse has completed 4 hours of his 8-hour shift on a medical-surgical unit when he receives a phone call from the nursing supervisor. The nursing supervisor informs the nurse that he needs to give report to the other two nurses on the medical-surgical unit and immediately report to the telemetry unit to assist with staff needs o…

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