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Spring 2010 - Busn & Reg Aspects of Health Law

Bell, Jerry A

Course ID: 397S  Unique # 29185  Credit Hours: 3
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Wednesday 3:30 pm - 5:20 pm TNH 3.114
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Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
This course will cover current health care business and regulatory matters, including (1) alleged illegal activities by managed care health plans; (2) prohibitions against the "corporate" practice of medicine and fee-splitting by physicians; (3) laws prohibiting payments or benefits by hospitals to doctors for referrals of patients; (4) anti-competitive and fraudulent actions by some health care providers; and (5) noncompetition agreements, contractual disputes, and tortious interference claims within the health care industry.

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