This course is designed to provide an understanding of state licensure and standards setting for health care professions and practice sites. In particular students study how, what and under what circumstances administrative boards determine and enforce items such as: Initial and continuing competence of practitioners; professional misconduct; role of professional self‐regulation. The course also explores federal initiatives to regulate healthcare professionals and practice sites and the role of non‐governmental organizations and influences on practice regulation.
*Please note that this syllabus is subject to change. Use the updated syllabus in Canvas as the official course syllabus.