scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 2,350
Todays society protects against discrimination through laws which have been passed to protect minorities The persons in a minority can be defined as a group having little power or representation relative to other groups within a society The Free Dictionary It is not ethical for any person to discriminate based on race or ethnicity in a medical situation whether it takes place in the private settings of someones home or in a public hospital Racial discrimination in a medical setting is not ethical on the grounds of legal statutes moral teachings and social standings In this essay the position I will argue is that it is not ethical to allow an elderly white man to discriminate against African American health care professionals from entering his home The African American race is a recognized minority in the United States representing only 131 of the population US Quickfacts Compared to the Caucasian population holding 779 of the population African Americans are in the minority US Quickfacts With the knowledge that the African American race is a minority they are less represented Using three outlets to support my position I will make a case against racial discrimination in a health care environment specially the elderly white mans home First I will use laws and policies that have been passed to protect against racial discrimination in the United States Second I will reference moral teachings to illustrate how legal standing can be supported in ethical decision-making Lastly I will argue my position against racial discrimination in a private social environment such as this elderly mans home Through these three examples I will defend my position that it is not ethical for the elderly white man to not allow African American health care professionals from entering his home to provide care Discrimination can be defined as making a difference in treatment or favor on a class or categorical basis while disregarding individual merit acting on the basis of prejudice
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA