Curriculum

Health Law

Credits: 3.00
Faculty: Adam Kolber, Marsha Garrison, Michael Cahill

This course will survey legal issues related to the delivery of health care. Topics typically include access to health care (right to treatment, health care for the indigent, AIDS issues); health care financing; regulation and quality care control (malpractice, quality assurance, peer review); patient rights (consent, confidentiality, right to die, reproductive rights); and antitrust.

Grading and Method of Evaluation

Letter grade with pass/fail option. Take-home exam.