HSAM6120-L4 Eth/Legal Issues In Healthcare    (Fall 2014)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details

Session, Dates: 2 (08/23/2014 - 10/17/2014)

Days: ONLINE

Time: -

Location: Internet/Online

Room:

Seats Available: 3 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course presents an overview of the ethical and legal issues that impact on the delivery of health services. The role of morality in the department of ethical theory, the basic principles of bioethics, and the application of bioethical principles to patient care and service will be discussed. There will be instruction in the U.S. Legal system and in tort law, with particular problems faced by health care provides and administrators. The focus will be on problem solving using the legal and ethical theories and principles learned.

About The Instructor

Stephen Foreman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Health Care Administration
Nursing


foreman@rmu.edu
412-397-4078 phone
412-397-3277 fax
Benjamin Rush Center 103
Profile