Introduction to Medical Law and Ethics 3.0, Self-Paced

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Time-on-Task: 41 hours
Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months.

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Course Description
This course introduces students to legal and ethical issues related to the health care setting. This course provides students with an overview of the laws and professional requirements that regulate the delivery of health care, including HIPAA, the Patient's Bill of Rights, and standard of care. Students will also gain an understanding of the ethical and moral issues that health care professionals may encounter.

Course Objectives

  •       Analyze issues of law and ethics as related to health care
  •       Determine the similarities and differences between laws, ethics, and moral issues
  •       Assess the importance of confidentiality in the health care setting from both a legal and ethical standpoint
  •       Analyze the impact that local, state, and federal legislation have on practices found in health care
  •       Compare and contrast the roles of various members of the health care team in terms of standard of care

You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:

  •       Online course material
  •       eTextbook
  •       Interactive lesson presentations
  •       Audio-to-go podcasts
  •       Personalized study guides
  •       User-specific pacing charts
  •       Engaging lesson presentations
  •       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes
  •       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

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Registration Closes On
Friday, June 30, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

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