NURSNG332-01C Legal, Ethical and Health Policy Issues in Nursing (with Staff)

NURSNG332-01C Legal, Ethical and Health Policy Issues in Nursing (with Staff)

This course integrates ethical, legal, and health policy issues in contemporary nursing. The major ethical principles, several ethical theories and conceptual frameworks as well as ethical decision-making models are reviewed. The ANA Code of Ethics with Interpretive Statements is analyzed in relation to individual practice settings and the nursing profession. Students utilize debate methodology to resolve common ethical dilemmas in nursing. Legal implications related to providing nursing care, particularly examples of malpractice, how a bill becomes a law, and the legislative process are discussed. Students develop a position paper on a relevant health policy issue including integration of relevant ethical, legal, legislative, and economic implications.

Prerequisite(s): NURSING students only Department Permission Required

Credit(s):

3

Location:

Online

Day(s) and Time(s):

Feb 4-May 10

Availability:

Registration for Spring 2019 is closed.
Class Number:7281_Spr2019
Your Price: $1,230.00

Important Dates:
Registration begins: November 5, 2018
Online registration ends: 8:30am on the day of the first class meeting
Add/swap deadline: February 19

For more important dates and information, please click here and view the Spring Academic Calendar.