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Legal Research Guides by Course - Health Care Law

Course Description

This course introduces the student to the body of law that affects patient care decisions and the doctor-patient relationship.  The course explores the formulation of the doctor-patient relationship and the resulting legal and ethical responsibilities, liability issues, the role of health care institutions, and the impact of payment arrangements on doctor-patient relationships.  This course is also the prerequisite for Health Care Organization and Finance.  (2 credits)

Faculty Who Teach This Course

Subject Covered Presently in Collection by

Print Collection

KF2905-KF2915   Regulation of Industry – The Health Professions
KF3821-KF3827   Medical Legislation

Legal Research Databases

DCLI Webpage Links

  • Primary Legal Research: Case Law, Statutory Law, Administrative Law (contains quick links to our federal and state statutes, our federal and state administrative codes, and federal and state case law)
  • Legal Research Guides:  Healthcare Law