Our moral imperative: Creating an ethical workplace
September 1, 2007
American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (AAHSA)
This white paper argues that long-term care employees deserve to work in safe, just workplaces. It defines seven ethical principles that apply to the workforce, including respect, autonomy, participation, and justice; discusses the forces that often hamper their development; and recommends concrete steps organizations can take to improve the work environment and better support workers.