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American casebook series.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (page ix-xi) index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction to health law and policy Quality control regulation : licensing of health care professionals Quality control regulation of health care institutions The professional-patient relationship Liability of health care professionals Liability of health care institutions Health care cost and access : the policy context Access to health care : the obligation to provide care Private health insurance and managed care : state regulation and liability Regulation of insurance and managed care : the federal role Public health care financing programs : medicare and medicaid Professional relationships in health care enterprises The structure of the health care enterprise Fraud and abuse Antitrust Reproduction and birth Legal, social and ethical issues in human genetics Defining death Life and death decisions Regulation of research involving human subjects.