Jul 22, 2024  
2020 - 2021 CNM Catalog, Volume 52 
2020 - 2021 CNM Catalog, Volume 52 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

HLTH 1010 - Medical Ethics and Law

1 credit hour(s)
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.