National University

MEDX1930X Health Prof.Legal/Ethical Issues

Course Description

This course focuses on legal and ethical concepts, principles of ethics
and law and use in resolving ethical conflicts and dilemmas in health
care. In addition the course includes a study on the scope of
practice, informed consent, employee and patient rights and
responsibilities, patient abuse, and the Court systems. The
curriculum delivery system will comprise a combination of power
point presentations, lecture, class discussion and role play activities,
as well as videos as appropriate.