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Master Course Outline
Medical Law and Ethics

Course Number: MEDA 140
Credits: 2
Hours per Quarter: 20

Lecture Hours:20


Description
Introduction to the legal and ethical side of medical settings. This course exposes the student to legal concepts, including standard of care, criminal and civil acts, contracts, negligence, ethical concepts, confidentiality, and scope of practice for health care professionals. Prerequisite: Admission to the Medical Assisting program. Recommended: READ 088 or higher.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes


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Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
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*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)