Health Law: Cases, Materials and Problems / Edition 4

Health Law: Cases, Materials and Problems / Edition 4

by Barry Furrow, Stephen Schwarz, Timothy S. Jost, Daniel Johnson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0314251871

ISBN-13: 9780314251879

Pub. Date: 07/28/2001

Publisher: West

This book aims at complete coverage of the new issues in health law as well as the more traditional topics of law and medicine courses. The book covers emerging issues such as cost control, prospective payment, health care antitrust, and federal and state regulation of health care delivery; the difficult legal and ethical issues created by new reproductive…  See more details below

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This book aims at complete coverage of the new issues in health law as well as the more traditional topics of law and medicine courses. The book covers emerging issues such as cost control, prospective payment, health care antitrust, and federal and state regulation of health care delivery; the difficult legal and ethical issues created by new reproductive possibilities and by the dilemmas of death and dying, and the core topics of professional liability and the physician-patient relationship.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314251879
Publisher:
West
Publication date:
07/28/2001
Series:
American Casebook Ser.
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
811

Table of Contents

Preface
WESTLAW Overview
1Regulation of Health Care Institutions1
2Federal Tax Exemption of Health Care Institutions39
3Regulation and Licensure of Health Care Professionals55
4Professional Relationships in the Health Care Enterprise91
5Health Care Business Associations160
6The Liability of Health Care Professionals232
7The Liability of Health Care Institutions289
8Liability of Managed Care Organizations308
9Reforming the Tort System for Medical Injuries332
10Antitrust Law364
11Regulation of Private Health Care Financing498
12Obligations to Provide Medical Care536
13Medicare560
14Medicaid603
15Medicare and Medicaid Fraud and Abuse637
16Definitions of Death672
17Making Decisions About Death and Dying682
18Limitations on Reproduction: Sterilization and Contraception771
19Wrongful Birth, Wrongful Life and Wrongful Conception780
20Abortion793
21Potential Fetal-Maternal Conflicts809
22Assisted Conception821
23Regulation of Research Upon Human Subjects839
24Health Care Reform851
Appendix: Researching Health Law on WESTLAW865
Table of Cases881
Table of Statutes911
Index945

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