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    Sep 26, 2023  
2011-2012 Georgia Health Sciences University Catalog 
2011-2012 Georgia Health Sciences University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHAS 5100 - Ethics and Professional Practice Issues

Prerequisite: Admission to the PA program. This course helps the students explore issues of medical practice. Students debate both sides of ethical issues such as patient confidentiality, patient rights and clinical experimentation/investigation; aspects of dependent practice, and roles of other healthcare providers involved in medical team approach to medical care, legal issues, quality assurance, and risk management. Facilitates development of realistic role identity for the physician assistant.

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit

Hours: Credit Hrs. Low: 1Contact Hrs. Low: 2

Course Level: Graduate Semester

Equivalent Course: PAD5100

MPA_PHAS-Physician Assistant

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