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Law in a Nutshell: Health Care Law & Ethics

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Edition: 3rd ed., 2011
Author(s): Hall, Ellman, Strouse


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Medical advances have increased treatment options as well as costs, thus generating many new ethical problems. This authoritative Law In A Nutshell: Health Care Law & Ethics discussion focuses on controlling medical costs while ensuring patient access; the legal structure of health care delivery; and the ethical issues in patient care decisions.

Topics covered include:
Health Care Reimbursement and Regulatory Reform;
Patient Access to Health Care;
Organization and Operation of Health Care Business;
Hospital Medical Staff Relations;
Antitrust Law and Health Care;
Defining Death and Harvesting Organs;
The Law and Ethics of Withholding or Withdrawing Medical Care;
Selected Issues in Reproductive Medicine;
Patient Confidentiality and the AIDS Epidemic.

Don't let their small size fool you: West's Law in a Nutshell series represents the depth and breadth of the law in over a hundred different areas. Nutshells have a loyal following who swear by their succinct and easy to understand treatment of the law, and this particular title is a great illustration that learning the law doesn't have to be dry and confusing.


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Format Paperback
Author Hall, Ellman, Strouse
ISBN 9780314209870
Edition 3rd ed., 2011
Publisher West