SURGT 1000: Ethics in Health Care

Covers the various ethical issues and challenges experienced in the health care industry such as medical ethics, access and delivery of medical services, patient rights, knowledge information and record keeping practices, information sharing and communication will be reviewed. Professional practices and employable skills will also be addressed.










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Credit Hours

3 credit hours (3 lecture hours)


Consent of instructor is required. 

Technical Requirements

Students must have regular access to the Internet and a computer. Courses are administered through Blackboard, so students will also need a compatible OS and browser. A list of recommended software can be found here.