Healthcare Law and Ethics

HPAM-GP.4853, 2 points.

Semester: Spring

Courses

This course explores the legal, policy and ethical issues encountered by health care professionals in the continuously evolving health care system. Topics will include government regulation of health care providers, patient consent to and refusal of treatment, human reproduction issues, privacy and confidentiality, tax-exemption, antitrust, fraud and abuse, mental health issues and health information management. Students will gain the ability to analyze legal and ethical health care resources by engaging in interactive discussions and informative research. 



Prerequisites:

None

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Instructors:
Agris, Julie L

Weekly Schedule:
Wed - 4:55 pm to 6:35 pm

Session Dates:
03/23/2015 to 05/11/2015

Location:
Bldg:GCASL Room:261