HCAD300 Legal and Ethical Principles in Healthcare (3 semester hours)

Legal and Ethical Principles in Healthcare introduces major concepts and functions of government and law applicable to healthcare throughout our global society. Theoretical health law and governing policies are investigated along with regulations of health quality. Students will analyze ethical dilemmas and utilize an ethical decision-making framework to solve complex legal and ethical problems faced by healthcare practitioners. (Prerequisite: PBHE111 and PBHE112)