Health Law | L4276
This survey course introduces students to how the legal environment of health care shapes both its quality and its distribution. The course begins with a foundation in how health care is both provided and financed in the U.S., including managed care, Medicare, and Medicaid, and then moves on to study other laws and policies that impact health law, such as physician licensing, health care fraud and abuse, and public health policy. This course does not focus on medical malpractice.
Credit Hours: 3
ULW: This course does not satisfy the Upper Level Writing requirement (ULW)