Written by an attorney with experience as a healthcare compliance officer, Health Care Law provides essential information necessary for users pursuing careers in the growing healthcare sector, as paralegals, managers, or compliance/ethics professionals. This reference focuses on key information such as the types of healthcare entities, and the major areas of healthcare law, but also provides readers with information on important contemporary topics like electronic health records, corporate compliance, HIPAA privacy and security, physician professional relationships, and helps to prepares readers for their careers with real-world examples. This guide also provides comprehensive statutory references for further research.
Chapter 1: An Introduction to Healthcare Delivery
Chapter 2: State and Federal Roles in the Regulation of Healthcare
Chapter 3: The Physician/Patient Relationship
Chapter 4: Physicians, Providers, and Financial Relationships
Chapter 5: Medicare
Chapter 6: Fraud and Abuse
Chapter 7: Healthcare Compliance Programs
Chapter 8: Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
Chapter 9: Electronic Health Records
Chapter10: Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act
Chapter11: Clinical Research
Chapter12: Ethical Decision-Making in Healthcare
Appendix A. Acronyms
Appendix B. Useful Websites for Healthcare and Health Law
Appendix C. Administrative Law and Federal Regulatory Research
Appendix D. Sample Living Will/Declaration
Appendix E. Table of Authorities for Exclusions
Appendix F. Sample Authorization to Release Protected Health Information
Appendix G. Sample Business Associate Agreement
Appendix H. Sample Privacy Notice
Appendix I. Sample Policy for Records Retention
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