Discover how the law and health systems intersect. Designed for legal professionals, providers, practice managers, or administrators, this certificate program prepares you to identify potential concerns in healthcare that require legal consultation. You'll explore professional liability, patient privacy, and payment system management – all discussed in relation to healthcare facilities and providers.
At a Glance
Skills You'll Learn
Critique legal and regulatory systems that impact healthcare
Influence and implement legal issues affecting healthcare policy
Handle intellectual property, research regulations, and new medical products
Finish a graduate certificate in as few as six months or take up to a year. Choose your time to completion to get a better sense of what your schedule will look like during your certificate program.
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Flexible Online Classes
We understand the demands of balancing work, friends and family, and school can be challenging. That's why at University College, you can complete your program entirely online. Our online learning platform makes it easy to work anywhere at any time.
Our programs are developed and updated with the input of advisory boards composed of industry leaders and employers. This ensures that you'll learn what employers are looking for, and gain the most current information with a view to future industry trends, connecting you to future success.
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Accreditation & Associations
University College programs maintain the highest level of accreditation offered by The Higher Learning Commission, one of the regional accrediting bodies recognized by the federal government. The University of Denver and all of its academic programs are regionally accredited by this commission, and regional accreditation is the highest standard for universities in the United States.
To ensure our programs meet industry needs, the curriculum is closely aligned with national organizations such as the American College of Healthcare Executives and Medical Group Management Association, as well as local organizations such as the Denver Medical Study Group.