Course Subject
HPAM-GP
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Course Number
4853
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Course Credit
1.5
points

Healthcare Law and Ethics

Course Description

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

Semester
Fall
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