Nursing
Course Catalog


Mailing Address
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue MC 111-F
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214
Phone: 216.875.9731

Sign In   |   View Cart   |     |   Help
 
Print Course information
E-mail to a friend
Return to Course Catalog

Course catalog > Nursing > Patient Advocacy

Legal Rights  

This course examines additional information dealing with patient rights from a legal perspective. Online discussion with professionals throughout the country will help you apply concepts learned to your personal practice. The course consists of five lessons, each of which should take about two hours of time to complete.

LESSONS:

1. Philosophical approaches to resolving cases in bioethics

2. Legal issues related to informed consent and privacy/confidentiality

3. End-of-life issues

4. Organ transplantation

5. Human medical experimentation

*****

Each of the 10 online modules in the Patient Advocacy Certificate Program are five weeks long and represent ten contact hours of total work averaging approximately two hours per week, with class size limited to 25 participants. Each module is available for five weeks, beginning at 12 noon EST on a Friday and concluding five weeks later. The registration deadline for each module is 5pm EST the Wednesday prior to the start of the module. You can participate 24/7 during each module, as you interact with colleagues and faculty through facilitated discussions monitored by the professor based on questions related to the material. A certificate of completion is mailed after successful completion of each of the ten modules (based on logging in regularly to participate in discussions each week, and completing all assignments and quizzes). Modules may be taken in any order, with the exception of Data Management and Measuring Patient Satisfaction, which we recommend to be taken as the last two modules. Once you complete all ten modules, you will receive a special certificate and letter documenting your successful completion of the Cleveland State University Patient Advocacy Program.

Click here for more detailed information on the entire Patient Advocacy Certificate Program.

 

Legal Rights  Class is full. Click the add to Waitlist button below.
Item: SP17NUSP17PAP0201Frances Cherkis
ONLINE August 4 - September 8, 2017
Fee: $189.00
Courses in the Patient Advocacy Program may be taken individually, however, only students who complete all ten courses will earn the Cleveland State University Patient Advocacy Certificate.
 

Contact
Noelle Muscatello
216-687-3867
cenursing@csuohio.edu
© 2016 Cleveland State University | 2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115-2214 | (216) 687-2000. The Cleveland State University is an equal opportunity educator and employer.

Affirmative Action | Diversity | Employment | Tobacco Free