Legal Issues in Healthcare



The purpose of this lesson is to introduce students to legal aspects related to healthcare that could result in loss or suspension of certification/registration/licensure, loss or suspension of employment, and/or criminal and civil charges being lodged against healthcare workers.

1-2 Class Periods

Industries / Subjects / Grades

Industries / Pathways
  • Health Science and Medical Technology Health Science and Medical Technology

Standards and Objectives


California Academic Content Standards (2)
California's 2008 CTE Standards (2)

Related Instructional Objectives (SWBAT...)

  • Students will become familiar with terms associated with torts.
  • Students will demonstrate understanding of terms related to torts.
  • Students will be able to cite specific examples of acts associated with torts.

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