Health is a vital aspect of the human existence fully protected by the Country’s Constitution. Yet its critical essence needs to be well articulated within the discipline of law as a course of study because of the important and controversial health care issues involved with implication for the individual, family and society.

 Introduction

             Definitions

            Evolution of Health Law

            Sources of Health Law ... Statutes, Regulations, Policies, etc.

            Right of Health ... Under Municipal Law, Regional and International Treaties/Instruments.

            Overview of pertinent issue relating to the Nigeria Health care delivery system.

            Legal Framework of Health care decision making, including Professional Self-regulations, Government Regulations, Moral Judgment and the market discipline.

 


Level of Study: 500 Level