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.