Fall 2012 Section 001
Law 427: Health Law Seminar

Schedule: Day Class
Instructor(s): Goldberg, Alan
Credit Hours: 2
CRN: 80420
Day(s): Monday
Location: Hazel Hall 224
Time: 4:00pm-5:50pm
Enrollment Limit: Please see Patriot Web
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Syllabus: Go to syllabus
Course Documents: No documents listed.
Exam Date/Time: no exam-2012
Prerequisites: None
General Description: The legal and economic foundations of the United States health care delivery and payment systems are analyzed from the differing perspectives of providers, payers, patients, contractors, and governments, including health reform and the Affordable Care Act, the Medicare and Medicaid programs, managed care and insurance, professional licensure and discipline including practicing medicine and nursing, charitable and private hospitals and nursing homes, life sciences including genomics and genetics, and life, dying, and death. The legislative and regulatory process affecting and affected by health care will be considered, as will transactional and contract drafting concerns.