WHO SHOULD APPLY
This course is meant for public health practitioners, students, middle- to senior-level managers working in public health.
On completion of this course you should be able to:
- Describe a brief history of the development of hospitals as influenced by medical progress and determine their successes and failures over centuries.
- Define government organization, sources of law, and government ethics.
- Discuss ethical theories, principles, virtues values, and related topics.
- Define negligent and intentional torts, as well as criminal aspects of healthcare.
- Get a solid basis for a more complete understanding of patient consent, legal reporting requirements, medical records, procreation and ethical issues.
· Reflections on the Past
· Government, Law, and Ethics
· Health Ethics
· Tort Law – Negligence
· Intentional Torts
· Criminal Aspects of Health Care
· Contracts and Anti trust
· Civil Procedure and Trial Practice
· Corporate Structure and Legal Issues
· Medical Staff Organization and Physician Liability
· Nursing and the Law
· Hospital Departments and Allied Professional
· Patient Consent
· Legal Reporting Requirements
· Medical Records
· Procreation and Ethical Dilemmas
· End-of-Life Issues
· Patient rights and responsibilities
· Labor relations
· Employment at Will and Discharge
· Employee Rights and Responsibilities
· Professional Liability Insurance
· National Health Insurance Managed Care
· Tort Reform and Risk Reduction
Participants should be reasonably proficient in English.
The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.