This introductory health law course surveys current federal and state regulatory schemes governing the provision of healthcare. The class focuses on three major themes: quality of care, access to care, and cost containment. Students will learn about professional licensure, malpractice, the provider-patient relationship, informed consent, the regulation of healthcare facilities, public and private insurance regulation, bioethics of organ transplantation and end of life care, the Affordable Care Act, and other topics.
|503K (CRN: 96540) Credits: 3|
Fall, 2015 (Day).
Tues: 12:00-12:55 Thurs: 10:55-12:55.
Booklist (Updated 8/13/2015).
|503L (CRN: 26404) Credits: 3|
Spring, 2016 (Twilight).
37 openings. (Limit 67). See course waitlist.