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The specialized and complex field of health law requires a thorough grounding in the basics, and Fundamentals of Health Law, Sixth Edition, provides that better than any other book on the market. This edition's coverage includes discussion of patient care, Medicare, fraud and abuse, tax-exemption, antitrust, state and federal regulation of private health care plans, hospitals, physicians, post-acute providers and suppliers, transactions and contracting, and bioethics. A new chapter on dispute resolution has been added, and a useful glossary and table of acronyms and abbreviations of health care terms is also included.

This edition thoroughly covers fundamental legal principles and issues to assist:
•  New practitioners or experienced attorneys entering their first years of health law practice;
•  Teachers of health law searching for a comprehensive and useful text for their students;
•  Users of any law library looking for answers on the health law resource shelf.

 

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1  Terminology

Ch. 2  Patient Care

Ch. 3  Medicare

Ch. 4  Fundamentals of Health Law Fraud and Abuse

Ch. 5  Tax-Exempt Issues

Ch. 6  Antitrust

Ch. 7  The Source of Payment: The State and Federal Regulation of Private Health Plans

Ch. 8  Regulation of Hospitals

Ch. 9  Representing Physicians

Ch. 10  Post-Acute Providers and Suppliers

Ch. 11  Health Care Transactions and Contracting

Ch. 12  Bioethics

Ch. 13  Dispute Resolution in Health Care