Healthcare Law & Policy: Selected Topics

This class will focus on a variety of subjects relating to the delivery of health care services, including patient safety and health care quality, regulation of health care providers, and the payment system. Readings will be of diverse types and may include a book of cases and materials; articles published in law reviews, medical journals, or other outlets; empirical studies; popular writings; and even news articles and blog columns.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Wednesday, Thursday 2:20 - 3:30 pm JON 6.206

Examination information not available

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Grading Method
Pass/Fail Not Allowed


  • Safe Patients, Smart Hospitals - Pronovost
        ISBN: 0452296862   (required)
  • Catastrophic Care - Goldhill
        ISBN: 034580273X   (required)
  • The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right - Gawande
        ISBN: 9780805091748   (required)