HCMG 2013: Legal Concepts of Healthcare

HCMG 2013: Legal Concepts of Healthcare

This course provides an overview of local, state, and federal laws as applied to healthcare, including the Americans with Disabilities Act, Civil Rights Act of 1964, Organ Donation Legislation, Informed Consent Legislation, and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. Special consideration will be given to the importance of medical records as legal documents and to the legal aspects of healthcare organizations. 3 credit hours. Prerequisite: None.