Class Schedule

AH185 Section N - 2014 Spring Term

AH185: Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare - 4 Hours

This course is designed to provide general legal and ethical information for the employment in and delivery of health care in medical and dental offices, clinics, and emergency care facilities. Legal topics include health care business structures and workplace regulations; HIPAA regulations, privacy, security and confidentiality guidelines, retention of medical records, obtaining consent and release information, advanced directives and public health reports. The ethical implications of assisted conception, human experimentation, institutional review boards, abortion, gene therapy and genetic engineering, organ transplantation, euthanasia and assisted suicide, living wills and advanced directives are also covered. Competency in release of information, understanding of professionalism, and recognition of the differences between law and ethics is required. A Bioethical research paper is required.

Anna Schweinberg

Anna Schweinberg
Title: Adjunct Faculty
Dept: Allied Health
Office: (not available)
Phone: (309) 692-4092
Fax: (309) 692-3893
Email: aschweinberg@midstate.edu

Section Information

Section: N
Format: On-Campus
Time: Th 6:00pm–9:30pm
Room: 200
Seats Filled: 6 of 10

Sections Offered

2014 Spring Term (February 24th, 2014–May 18th, 2014)
Course Section Instructor Location Time
AH185: Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare N Schweinberg, Anna 200 Th 6:00pm–9:30pm

Number of classes: 1

2014 Summer Term (May 19th, 2014–August 10th, 2014)
Course Section Instructor Location Time
AH185: Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare N Schappaugh, Amber E. 200 Th 6:00pm–9:30pm

Number of classes: 1