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248 sec. 001 - Health Law (Spring 2020)

Instructor: George Horvath  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 3

Due to COVID-19, law school classes were graded as credit/no pass in spring 2020.

Meeting:

    M 6:25 PM - 9:05 PM
    Location: Law 130
    From January 13, 2020
    To April 28, 2020

Course Start: January 13, 2020
Course End: April 28, 2020
Class Number: 31506

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 16
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 32
As of: 06/16 11:02 PM


This course will provide an introduction to many of the areas of law that relate to the regulation and structure of, access to, and financing of health care in the United States. 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. In addition, this course will also cover a number of constitutional issues that arise in health law, from First Amendment issues faced by providers and manufacturers, to preemption issues in drug and device litigation, to federalism issues at the core of challenges to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Affordable Care Act.

Exam Notes: (TH) Take-home examination
Course Category: Public Law and Policy

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Books:
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  • The Law of American Health Care
    Nicole Huberfeld, Elizabeth Weeks Leonard, Kevin Outterson
    Edition: 2nd / 2018
    Publisher: Wolters Kluwer
    ISBN: 9781454892793
    e-Book Available: unknown
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $236.00
    Note: prices are sampled from internet bookstores. Law-school Bookstore prices are unavailable at this time.

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