This module allows the students to explore and
understand the common ethical and legal issues in the
context of Singapore’s healthcare systems. Students will
be introduced to the various health-related legislations
e.g. Private Hospital and Medical Clinic (PHMC) Act,
Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases Act and
professional registration acts. Students will also learn
the basics of health ethics and through the use of case
studies, analyse ethical and legal challenges faced by
health professionals and patients.
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