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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Organization of the Health Care System and Legislation

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
A6M33OZL Z,ZK 4 2P+2S Czech
The course cannot be taken simultaneously with:
Health Care Organization and Legislation (X33OZL)
The course is a substitute for:
Health Care Organization and Legislation (X33OZL)
Lecturer:
Tutor:
Supervisor:
Department of Cybernetics
Synopsis:

The course explains the problems of health care structure, its financial and legal context in Czech Republic and European Union. Further there are discussed legal aspects of development, implementation and utilization of information systems and development, production and distribution of medical technology.

Requirements:
Syllabus of lectures:

1. World codexes, Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine, WHO.

2. Health care system, hospitals, models of financing, legal relations.

3. Protection of public health, prevention of nosocomial infections, epidemiology, system of health care statistics.

4. Legal system in the Czech Republic, inclusion in European context, types of legal documents, legal acts.

5. Basic legal regulations.

6. Commercial code, contracts, tenders.

7. Authors´Act, Patent Law.

8. Legal aspects of development, production and distribution of medical technology.

9. Health care documentation, patient data protection, patient informed consent.

10. Legal problems of public health insurance.

11. Case studies I.

12. Case studies II.

13. Conclusions for practice.

14. Reserve.

Syllabus of tutorials:
Study Objective:

The course explains the problems of health care structure, its financial and legal context in Czech Republic and European Union. Further there are discussed legal aspects of development, implementation and utilization of information systems and development, production and distribution of medical technology.

Study materials:

[1] http://www.who.int/en/

[2] The European Health Report 2009. Health and health systems. WHO. http://www.euro.who.int/Document/E93103.pdf

[3] International Health Regulations: http://www.who.int/ihr/en/

Note:
Further information:
http://cw.felk.cvut.cz/doku.php/courses/a6m33ozl/start
No time-table has been prepared for this course
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2019-09-21
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet1707206.html