This course examines the professional responsibility of physicians and other health care providers. Representative topics are: the professional patient relationship; quality control and risk management; standards of care; defense to malpractice actions; hospital patient responsibility; manufacturer patient responsibility; tort reform; medical evidence and damages.
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This course is offered as a "hybrid" course. Most students take it as an exam course. A limited number of students may take it as a writing seminar. Request course number 614 to take this course as an exam course. Request course number 874 to take this course as a writing seminar.
You may not register for this course if you are enrolled in or have already taken the following:
- LAW 0874 (Health Care Law: Medical Malpractice)