Description: This lecture/small workgroup course will focus on principles related to medical ethics and professionalism which will include: professional conduct, cultural humility, health care delivery systems, health policy, PA licensure/credentialing, medico-legal issues, ethics and physician-PA relationship. The goal is to help students professionally interact with patients, health care providers and ancillary staff in a respectful, ethical and culturally competent manner. Letter grade only.
Sections offered: Fall 2019
Prerequisite: Admittance into the Physician Assistant Studies plan