Health Care Marketplace: Competition, Regulation, and Reform (SC)

Section 1, J-Term 16

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 12/16
Credits: 1

Course Description

This January term course meets Monday-Friday, January 12-16. This short course will examine salient features of the legal and economic framework in which we provide medical care in the United States. How does that heavily-regulated market work? Does it deliver high-quality care effectively, ethically, and economically? Can it? How is that market regulated, and by whom? What are the prospects for improvement? These broad questions will be explored from the unique vantage point of a Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of a 20-hospital, not-for-profit health system with $9 billion in annual revenues. ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENT: Attendance at all class sessions is expected COURSE REQUIREMENT: Examination and class participation

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Midterm Type (if any):
Description: None

Final Type (if any): Due Date Only

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Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With:
Laptops Allowed: No
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Notes:

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: No
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*Yes means professor requires everyone in the course to submit a substantial research paper (which is the requirement standard in Academic Policies), so no paperwork required to be submitted to SRO. No means student must timely submit paperwork to SRO if intending to use a paper in this course to satisfy the Writing Requirement.

**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.

General Information

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Cross Listed: No
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Public Syllabus Link: None
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