This course covers a broad range of legal issues relevant to healthcare management and the administrative aspects of laws that are important to organizational managers. It is designed to provide students with insights into how the legal system works, how lawyers analyze problems, and how healthcare administrators interact with the legal system and lawyers. The course will introduce students to a wide range of contemporary healthcare topics including how common medical errors continue to plague the healthcare system and negatively impact the reputations and financial well-being of healthcare providers, organizations, and the health and lives of patients. 3 credits.
Legal Aspects of Healthcare Management