Mar 31, 2020  
2019-20 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-20 Undergraduate Catalog

HSI 430 - Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Care (3)

(Cross-referenced with NRS 430 .)
This course is a study of the legal and ethical obligations of the health care professional. Topics include, but are not limited to, confidentiality, consent, medical records, risk management, end-of-life, communicable diseases, mental health, and ethical controversies within public health and healthcare. Students will develop an understanding of the mandate for all members of the health care profession to deliver services responsibly and with integrity.