Health Care Law and Legal Issues in Patient Advocacy

HLT POL X 407.4

Learn laws and regulations involving patient rights and responsibilities. Taught by experts in health law, this course presents the fundamental legal structure that affects the provision of health care in the United States.

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Winter
Summer
Online
Starting at $795.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Understand patient confidentiality including HIPAA
  • Compare health insurance claim denials and appeals
  • Address mediation and negotiation for effective problem solving
  • Comprehend bioethics and the law
  • Evaluate end of life decision making

About this course:

Our nation's health care providers and delivery systems conduct their varied activities under an array of ever-changing, complex state and federal laws. To function effectively, patient advocates need a current working knowledge of the laws and regulations involving patient rights and responsibilities. Taught by experts in health law, this course presents the fundamental legal structure that affects the provision of health care in the United States.

Summer 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

Course content is delivered through an online learning platform where you can engage with your instructor and classmates. There are no required live meetings, but assignments are due regularly.

Available
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This section has no set meeting times.
380192
Fee:
$795.00
7 days left. Enroll by Jun 21, 2021
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Notes

Required course in Patient Advocacy Certificate.

Restricted course; call (310) 825-7093 for permission to enroll. Web enrollments automatically generate a "Permission to Enroll" request.

Enrollment limited to 25 students. Enrollment deadline: June 25, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 25, 2021
Course Requirements

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

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