HUM 232 : Policy and Ethics in Healthcare II

Policy and Ethics in Healthcare II is the second in a series of three courses. Focus is on policies related to management and leadership principles in health care, including but limited to: disparity of healthcare, resources, and the Affordable Care Act.

Prerequisites

HUM 131.

Course Outcomes

  1. Apply the scope of decision making to scenarios related to delegation, management and clinical practice.
  2. Apply the nurse practice act, standards of care and agency policies and procedures that affect the scope of nursing practice and management and leadership in nursing.
  3. Apply legal/ethical issues in professional nursing, to include but not limited to the role of the student nurse, nurse technician, the professional nurse and the nursing manager; including statutory, regulatory and common laws as they relate to the practice settings.

Overview

Program

Credits

2