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Health Law and Medical Ethics

by James Allen

Health Law and Medical Ethics Synopsis

Conversational, relevant, and engaging, HEALTH LAW AND MEDICAL ETHICS, 1/e is today's most effective introduction to health law and medical ethics. The only book of its kind, it combines a visual, engaging, and modern design with scrupulous accuracy about the law, reflecting the author's experience as a legal professional. It addresses the most recent trends in law and ethics, treating both areas with equal depth and insight, and demonstrating their deep interconnections. Coverage includes: how the law works; responsibilities of healthcare professionals; medical records, insurance, torts, and negligence; ethical decision-making; the beginning and end of life; bioethics; the future of healthcare, issues associated with diversity, and much more. Pedagogical features include many case studies and case analyses, Legal Alert and Concept Application boxes, discussion questions, and a glossary.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780135027998
Publication date: 27th December 2011
Author: James Allen
Publisher: Pearson an imprint of Pearson Education (US)
Format: Mixed media product
Pagination: 264 pages
Categories: Medical & healthcare law, Medical ethics & professional conduct,

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