Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Care Administration
December 15, 2023 – 9:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
PACLE approved: 4.0 Substantive and 2.0 Ethics (6.0 Total)
OH pending: 4.0 Substantive and 2.0 Ethics WV approved: 4.8 total and 2.4 Ethics
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Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Care Administration is intended to be an historical and contemporary examination of medical administrative legal and ethical issues, and a review of practical guidance and requirements. This comprehensive review will provide equally to lawyers, medical administrators, and practicing health care professional an overview of the legal and ethical issues that face healthcare providers today. The participants in this course will come away with a better understanding of past, present, and future decisions and dilemmas faced in health care administration, and learn how to evaluate and distinguish between the legality or illegality, as well as the ethical rightness or wrongness, of alternative courses of action when faced with complicated problems to prevent, remediate, or litigate.
9:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.: Historical perspective
9:45 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.: Introduction to the Law
10:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.: Break
10:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.: Civil and Criminal Aspects of Health Care
11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.: Contracts and Antitrust
12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.: Lunch
12:45 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.: Corporate Structure and Liability
1:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.: Medical Staff Organization, Responsibilities
1:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.: Medical Staff Ethical Obligations and Sample cases
2:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.: Break
2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.: From Birth to Death: Reproductive, Palliative and Other Issues
3:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.: Health Care Ethics and the Law Conclusion
Kevin H. Govern, JD, LL.M
Kevin Govern began his legal career as an Army Judge Advocate, serving 20 years at every echelon during peacetime and war in worldwide assignments involving every legal discipline. He has also served as an Assistant Professor of Law at the United States Military Academy and has taught at Franciscan University of Steubenville, California University of Pennsylvania, and John Jay College of Criminal Justice. He has published widely and spoken frequently on international and comparative law, national security and homeland security, cyber security and cyber defense, military operations, law and religion, and professional ethics.