Numbers in parenthesis are credit hours/semester and actual hours/week in class.
Where special course fees are required in addition to tuition, they are noted at the end of the individual course description. These fees are subject to change without prior notice.
Prerequisite: Admission to the program
This course is designed to be an introduction to the day-to-day legal and ethical considerations arising through work in the medical professions. Discussions will include the legal responsibility, professional liability, civil liability and problems created by advanced life support technology and physician-patient relationships.
To make an appointment with the Health Professions Career Advisor, Katherine Melin-Eberhardt, please contact the Counseling Department at ext. 2306.