HMP 303  -  MEDICAL LAW AND ETHICS Course Search  

This course, designed for current Medical Assistant and Physician Professional Coder students, explains the legal and ethical aspects of the medical office. Topics covered, but not limited to, include: the Hippocratic Oath, governmental and legislative regulation, the American legal system, rise in medical legal cases, physician-patient relationship, specific laws and statutes that apply to health professionals, basis of medical law, defense for the medical assistant, employment and safety laws, medical ethics, bioethics, and professional and ethical conduct and behavior. Emphasis is provided on legal, ethical, and moral issues affecting healthcare, personal, professional and organizational ethics, confidentiality and the implications of HIPAA.

Pricing and availability for this course are subject to change.

Sessions:  8
Tuition:  $150
Course Fees:  $125

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