IHP 420 Ethical Theories Worksheet
Propose a solution to the following scenario using each of the five ethical theories presented in this module. Explain how your solution aligns with the major ideas within each theory.
Scenario: There is a pandemic of a contagious disease. In the United States, there is only enough of the vaccine to cover 70% of the population. How do you determine who gets the vaccine?
b. Rights-based ethics
c. Duty-based ethics
d. Justice-based ethics
e. Virtue-based ethics
Consider the same scenario, but explain what process you would need to add to your solution to protect the bioethics principles.