NURS 674 Professional/Legal Issues in Population-based Care

3 credits

Explores the legal and economic aspects of coordination of care. This course focuses on reimbursement and financing of health care, and insurance requirements. Content also includes analysis of the American Nurses Association (ANA) standards and scope of practice for relevant disciplines (such as school nurses and case managers), the ANA Code of Ethics, and federal and state laws governing child abuse and neglect, minor consent for health services, and communicable disease reporting.