This course provides background and legal principles for problems concerning our health care delivery system. Focuses on professional regulation and the managed care and hospital certification programs that impact professional practice. Designed to prepare clinical and administrative health care personnel for the challenges of understanding today’s important issues— from handling patient records and avoiding malpractice to abortion, AIDS, and the right to die.
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