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Fall 2007 - Medical Practice and Law

Watts, Clark C

Credit Hours: 2  Course ID: 264D  Unique # 28835

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
TH10:30 am - 12:20 pmTNH 3.125
Exam Type  Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
Final Wednesday, December 19 8:30 am - A-Z
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

This course covers basics of the law of medical practice.  After completion of the course, the student will have a useful understanding of a) the language and structure of the medical profession, b) the economic and legal relationships of the components of the health industry, c)the major state and federal laws which impact the practices of medicine, and d) the legal validation and use of medical information, including the science of medicine.  The course will be taught from a syllabus prepared by Professor Watts, and the grade will be determined by a single final examination.

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