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Courses matching MED 118

 Hrs Per Week:Sem Hrs:
Prefix NoCourse NameClassLabClin/ExpCredit
 
MED 118Medical Law and Ethics2.00.00.02.0
Prerequisites: Admission to Medical Assisting Program
Corequisites: MED 110, MED 130 or Departmental Permission
This course covers legal relationships of physicians and patients, contractual agreements, professional liability, malpractice, medical practice acts, informed consent, and bioethical issues. Emphasis is placed on legal terms, professional attitudes, and the principles and basic concepts of ethics and laws involved in providing medical services. Upon completion, students should be able to meet the legal and ethical responsibilities of a multi-skilled health professional.
 
 
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