A careful examination of health legislation and health policy implementation. Student will become aware of legal aspects of handling information and ethics involved in management of medical information. Case studies will be used to provide problem solving.
Textbook informationis availiable at http://www.bhc.edu/on-campus/bookstore/ You will need to know the BHC course number, e.g., BL 201, and the section number.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student shall be able to: A. Understand both patient and employee rights. B. Understand legalities of confidentiality. C. Protect employers from medical malpractice claims. D. Interact with legal community. E. Recognize a need for legal advice. F. Know and practice correct procedures in the medical field.
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