Competence in Ethical

Competence in Ethical



A 55-year-old man is hospitalized for an opportunistic infection

and asks for his partner to be with him overnight. He stated that previous

hospitals did not allow his partner to visit and that is why he chose your


1. What are the ethical issues and what framework would you use to analyze the situation?

2. Describe the research that may support the request.


Assignments must be presented in an APA format, with a minimum of 2 evidence-based references