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Medical Legal Ethics

LAAW - 210

Credits: 3

Catalog Year: 2017

An examination of the major ethical codes of the medical and legal professions as set forth by the American Bar Association, the American Medical Association, the American Nurses Association, the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants, the National Association of Legal Assistants, and the National Federation of Paralegal Associations. Also an examination of the application of the principles of these codes to contemporary medical and legal issues, emphasizing the role of the legal nurse.