HESC 202

HESC 202–HEALTHCARE PROFESSION AND BIOETHICS (1Cr:1Lec,0Cln,0Tut):
The course centers around the understanding the significance of healthcare law and bioethics. The main focus of this course includes: Introduction to medical law, ethics, and bioethics; The legal system and its environment; Importance of the legal system for the physician and the healthcare professional; Today’s healthcare environment; The CLS–Patient relationship; Professional liability and medical/biomedical malpractice; Public duties of the healthcare professional; Workplace law and ethics; The medical record; Ethical and bioethical issues in medicine; Ethical issues relating to life.