HA 340 Introduction to Healthcare Law and Ethics Credits: 3
The course covers the fundamentals in the laws and ethics that health services and medical professionals are facing in their practice. It provides overviews of major laws and regulations governing healthcare services and the legal and court system. It also introduces major legal issues in healthcare practices, and the rights and the responsibilities of healthcare providers and recipients. Included also are the topics in the legal issues in healthcare organization workplace, such as labor and employment laws, as well as these ethic issues facing healthcare providers in dealing with life, childhood, death and other issues.