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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:

2015 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 2003 Th
05:30 PM - 08:15 PM
Becker,David J W01-0005
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/08/2015 - 12/14/2015
Capacity: 55
Enrolled: 29
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = NURSING students only
Course Attributes:
02 2004 Tu
05:30 PM - 08:15 PM
Becker,David J W01-0004
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/08/2015 - 12/14/2015
Capacity: 55
Enrolled: 48
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = NURSING students only
Course Attributes:
50 16192 Th
05:30 PM - 08:15 PM
Becker,David J W01-0005
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/08/2015 - 12/14/2015
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 26
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = NURSING students only
Course Attributes:

2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 1927 Tu
05:30 PM - 08:15 PM
Becker,David J Y02-2310
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/06/2016 - 12/14/2016
Capacity: 110
Enrolled: 52
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = NURSING students only
Course Attributes:

2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 1943 Th
05:30 PM - 08:15 PM
Becker,David J M02-0116
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 55
Enrolled: 32
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = NURSING students only
Course Attributes:
02 1944 Tu
05:30 PM - 08:15 PM
Becker,David J W01-0031
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 55
Enrolled: 33
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = NURSING students only
Course Attributes:
50 7560
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Marston,Jeanne B ON-LINE
Session: Cont. Education Online Session
Class Dates: 02/01/2016 - 05/06/2016
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 25
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = NURSING students only
Course Attributes: