HINF 531

Ethical and Legal Aspects of Health Informatics

Units: 1.5

An advanced review of legal aspects of the health care profession, including confidentiality, privacy, legal liability of software systems and contractual issues. Students will gain an appreciation for legal terminology, reasoning, and processes, as well as basic principles of law which apply to and govern health systems in Canada.

Graduate course in the Health Information Science program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Summer Fall Spring

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