MED111 Healthcare Law & Ethics – 3 college credits
This course will introduce for discussion a variety of ethical issues that healthcare professionals may encounter during
the course of their careers. Emphasis will be placed on the importance of ethical and professional behavior in the
healthcare workplace. In depth discussions, textbook assignments and role playing will provide guidance to students in
how to successfully manage patient relationships, protect patient privacy in compliance with the Health Insurance
Privacy and Accountability Act as well as understand the distinct job responsibilities of the myriad of employees who
comprise the typical healthcare organization.