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2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Catalog

HIT - 112 Health Law and Ethics

Class: 3 Lab: 0 Clinical: 0 Credit: 3

Local Prerequisite: Take 3 Credits; From DRE 098 ENG 002 ENG 102 or ENG 111;

This course covers the study of the judicial, legislative, and regulatory standards applicable to health care and health information processes. Topics include legal terminology, confidentiality, privacy, security, access and disclosure of health information, ethical implications, data stewardship, and the integrity of the legal health record. Upon completion, students should be able to apply policies, procedures, and ethical standards in compliance with external forces.

Effective Term Fall 2021