Ethics Committee

Ethics CommiteeThe Ethics Committee at Northwest Hospital supports patients and their loved ones who may be experiencing troubling ethical dilemmas during a Hospital stay. The Ethics Committee includes doctors, nurses, social workers, clergy, community members and other health care providers.

The Committee is here to help you with discussions of medical treatment choices. The Committee can also provide guidance and support for decisions by patients, families and health care providers.

Anyone may request the services of the Ethics Committee by contacting Guest Relations at 410-521-2200, ext. 55547. During non-business hours contact the operator by dialing "0" and ask for the Hospital Operations Coordinator.