Boston University School of Law

JD867 Health Law

JD 867 ( A1)  TR 10:40 AM-12:40 PM 
4 cr., Fall 
Professor Zeiler 
No Class Website
 

This course focuses on the organization, financing, and provision of medical care, including a number of provisions of the Affordable Care Act. Topics and themes include the economics of health insurance and managed care, regulatory responses to the market's perceived failures, medical tort law, access to care, consumer choice and patient autonomy, defining and assessing quality, and health care providers' conflicts of interest.