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Legal, Ethical and Health Policy Issues in Nursing

Description:
This course integrates ethical, legal, and health policy issues in contemporary nursing. The major ethical principles, several ethical theories and conceptual frameworks as well as ethical decision-making models are reviewed. The ANA Code of Ethics with Interpretive Statements is analyzed in relation to individual practice settings and the nursing profession. Students utilize debate methodology to resolve common ethical dilemmas in nursing. Legal implications related to providing nursing care, particularly examples of malpractice, how a bill becomes a law, and the legislative process are discussed. Students develop a position paper on a relevant health policy issue including integration of relevant ethical, legal, legislative, and economic implications.

Offered in:

2017 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 4191 Tu
17:30 - 20:15
TBD W02-0198
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Capacity: 45
Enrolled: 42
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = NURSING students only
Course Attributes:
02 7347 Th
17:30 - 20:15
Marston,Jeanne B W02-0198
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Capacity: 45
Enrolled: 27
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = NURSING students only
Course Attributes:

2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 1784 Tu
17:30 - 20:15
Heelan-Fancher,Lisa Marie S01-0006
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/23/2017
Capacity: 75
Enrolled: 76
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = NURSING students only
Course Attributes:
50C 5279 |
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Marston,Jeanne B ON-LINE
Session: CE Online
Class Dates: 01/30/2017
Capacity: 39
Enrolled: 22
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = NURSING students only
Course Attributes: