Program structure

The OU College of Law M.L.S. in Healthcare Law is a 32-credit hour program which can be completed in 15 months while working full time.

Module 1 - Online
Introduction to the American Legal System
2
Introduction to the U.S. Healthcare System
1
Module 2 - Online
Quality Control: Licensing, Accreditation, and Quality Regulation
2
Structure of Health Care Enterprises: Legal Forms, Governance, and Relationships
2
Module 3 - Online
Overview of Public Health Care Programs
3
Regulation of Private Health Insurance – Managed Care
2
Module 4 - Online
Coding and Billing
2
Fraud and Abuse/False Claims
3
Module 5 - Online
Health Information Management
2
HIPAA/Patient Privacy
2
Module 6 - Online
Anti-Trust Issues in Healthcare Delivery
2
Health Care Transactions and Contracts
2
Module 7 - Online
Professional Relationships in Health Care Enterprises
2
Sources and Types of Liability of Healthcare Institutions and Professionals
2
Module 8 - Oklahoma City, OK
Experiencing a Simulated Investigation
3