Feb 06, 2023  
2016 - 2018 CNM Catalog, Volume 49 
2016 - 2018 CNM Catalog, Volume 49 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

HLTH 1010 - Medical Ethics and Law

1 credit hour(s)
Prerequisite: IRW 0980  or appropriate placement score .
This course covers legal relationships of healthcare providers and patients, contractual agreements, professional liability, malpractice, medical practice acts, informed consent, and medical-ethical issues. Emphasis is placed on making sound decisions when faced with ethical or legal dilemmas, legal terms, professional attitudes, and the principles and basic concepts of ethics and laws involved in providing medical services.