This treatise provides a concise introduction to the seminal issues in U.S. health policy and law. Chapters discuss health insurance, Medicaid & Medicare, health care quality and individual rights in health care.
This treatise provides an overview of the regulation of drugs, cosmetics and medical devices. This concise text is a compilation and commentary of selected federal laws and regulations pertaining to the general practice of pharmacy in the United States.
This is a definitive treatise that covers the entire spectrum of legal issues affecting health care law practice, serving as a primary reference work and authority. Topics covered include corporate and administrative issues, health care payment systems and HIPAA, relationship of individuals to health care organizations, patients' rights and mental health law. State-by-state charts are included. Updated regularly online.
A comprehensive analysis and practical guide for handling the many legal issues facing all health care providers in today's dynamic health care environment. Each chapter contains a concise, comprehensive discussion of the law; an analysis of problems likely to be faced by health care providers; and practical guidelines for dealing with those problems. Updated regularly.
The authors provide a roadmap to the multitude and often confusing regulations that govern the constantly changing field of drug law. The book examines the pertinent aspects of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act as they apply to human drug and device development, research, manufacturing, and marketing.
This treatise is an introduction to the body of law that govern food, drugs, biological products, medical devices, cosmetics and the health-related aspects of radiation-emitting electronic products. Regulation of these products fall under the FDA, Department of Health and Human Services, as well as the Department of Agriculture and Federal Trade Commission.
The text highlights issues central to current pharmacy practice, including malpractice liability, risk management, and product liability, and includes end-of-chapter case studies. This edition also provides a current and accessible explanation of new federal and state pharmacy regulations that reflect the recent directives of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy.