Description: This course addresses the critical topics of law and policy as they relate to the operation of healthcare organizations and delivery of healthcare to the public. Emphases are placed on the current healthcare regulatory environment, regulatory agencies/laws that govern the healthcare industry, e.g. HHS, CMS, OCR, CDC HIPAA, ACA, etc., medically-necessary care for uninsured, licensure portability and current scope-of-practice issues. Letter grade only.
Prerequisite: Admission to a Personalized Learning program