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2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog 
2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHAS 5100 - Ethics and Professional Practice Issues

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.

Credit Hours: 1
Lecture Hours: 0 Lab Hours: 0 Other Contact Hours: 2

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit
Repeat Status: No
Program Restrictions: MPA_PHAS-Physician Assistant
Schedule Type: Lecture/Supervised Lab/Clinic, Asynchronous Instruction

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