Course Description

LAWS 7425
Health Law and Policy: Access, Cost, Quality, Choice
General Description:
This course examines the law that controls access to health care, the cost of health care and the quality of health care delivered in the United States. Employing health economics as an overarching paradigm, the course surveys a wide range of law including the federal law that prohibits patient dumping, managed care liability, restraints of trade and fraud; regulatory law that controls federal financing programs such as Medicare and Medicaid; and state laws that control private insurance financing, for-profit conversions and unfair trade practices.

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LAWS 7425-001

Instructor(s): Dayna Matthew

Meeting Times & Locations:
   Tue,Thu,Fri   8:00 AM - 8:50 AM   WOLF 205

First Assignment: National Federation of Independent Business et al. v. Sebelius, 2012 WL 2427810 (June 28, 2012)