Module 4 – SLP
Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Care
You need to look at the previous three case assignments and SLP assignments to help with this final SLP assignment.
- Explore and outline what policy or employee education program you
will propose to address the problems you identified in prior modules.
- As the Assistant Manager of a Home Health Agency, explain why the
proposed policy and/or the employee education program are appropriate
for addressing the problems.
SLP Assignment Expectations
Length: 3-4 pages, excluding title page and references. 4 references from required reading
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