IMS 300. Ethical and Legal Issues in Health Care.
(3-0-3); I, II.
This course is an overview of the ethical and legal issues in today's health care environment. Emphasis includes such areas of discussion as confidentiality, HIV/AIDS, artificial life support, euthanasia, abortion, genetic science, allocation of resources and professional gatekeeping. Equates with NAHS 300 and NURS 300. This course satisfies the area studies-social and behavioral sciences for general education.