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248 sec. 1 - Health Law (Spring 2012)
"Health Law: Financing, Organization and Access"

Instructor: Ann M. O'Leary  (view instructor's teaching evaluations | profile)
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Units: 3
Meeting Time: M 6:25-9:05
Meeting Location: 132

Course Start: January 09, 2012
Course Control Number (Non-1Ls): 51191


This course offers an introduction to the financing and organization of the U.S. health care system and the public policies and laws that impact that system. Topics covered include health care cost and access; federal and state regulation of private health insurance and managed care; financing of public health programs, including Medicare and Medicaid; the structure of the health care enterprise; and legal issues related to the organization and reform of the deliver of health care, including anti-trust and fraud and abuse. This course will not cover biomedical ethics or public health law.

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for the course, but we will be exploring the recent federal challenge to the health reform law, which involved questions of constitutional law. We will also be exploring the regulatory and administrative state of health law, which will draw on administrative law.

Exam Notes: TH/P
Course Category: Public Law and Policy

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First Assignment
Syllabus

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Books:
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  • Health Care Reform: Supplementary Materials
    Barry R. Furrow, Thomas L. Greaney, Sandra H. Johnson, Timothy S. Jost, Robert L. Schwartz,
    Publisher: West
    ISBN: 9780314266873
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $9.38
    Note: prices are sampled from internet bookstores. Folletts prices are unavailable at this time.
  • The Law of Health Care Organization and Finance
    Barry R. Furrow, Thomas L. Greaney, Sandra H. Johnson, Timothy S. Jost, Robert L. Schwartz,
    Publisher: West
    ISBN: 9780314184771
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: 29.99
    Note: prices are sampled from internet bookstores. Ned's prices are unavailable at this time.

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