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Medical Legal Issues

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
OST 149 Medical Legal Issues 3 0 0 3
Prerequisites: ENG 090 Local Requirement and RED 090 Local Requirement
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Fall 1999

This course introduces the complex legal, moral, and ethical issues involved in providing health-care services. Emphasis is placed on the legal requirements of medical practices; the relationship of physician, patient, and office personnel; professional liabilities; and medical practice liability. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of current medical law and accepted ethical behavior.

2012FA New Local Prereqs: ENG 090 and RED 090

Legend

  • : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
  • : Local Requirement
  • : Instructional Service Agreement
  • : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)

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