Ethics Policies

Cedars-Sinai has a variety of ethics-related policies. Included are policies addressing the following issues, concerns, and topics.

  • Advance Directives
  • Clinical Ethics Consultation
  • Code Status/DNAR
  • Confidentiality
  • Determination of Death
  • Donation after Cardiac Death
  • End of Life Care
  • Health Care Decisions/Surrogates for Patients Lacking Capacity
  • Patients Rights and Responsibilities
  • POLST
  • Withholding and Withdrawal of Life Sustaining Treatments