Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:Introduction to Health Care and Public Health in the U.S.
Unit:Regulating Health Care
Lecture:Legal Aspects of Medicine
Slide content:Regulating Health Care Summary 2 Lecture c Still, health care providers must: Obtain informed consent from their patients Act consistently with reasonable standards of care Avoid Medicare/Medicaid fraud, waste, and abuse 25
Slide notes:However, the basics of health care law remain the same. Health Care providers must obtain informed consent from their patients, and they must provide care that is consistent with reasonable standards. In addition, if they are Medicare or Medicaid providers, they must conduct their practices in accordance with the federal standards for those programs. 25