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Vol 22 No 4 April/May 2017

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Whistleblowing: Law and Practice

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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Law in Public Health Practice 2nd edition isbn 9780195301489

Law in Public Health Practice

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ISBN13: 9780195148718
ISBN: 0195148711
New Edition ISBN: 9780195301489
Published: September 2003
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: USA
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print



Written jointly by experts in law and public health, this text is designed specifically for public health practitioners, lawyers, health-care providers and law and public health educators and students. It provides both a thorough review of the legal basis and authorities for core elements of public health practice, and solid discussions of high-priority as well as emerging areas where law and public health intersect.

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Subjects:
Medical Law
Contents:
PART 1: LEGAL BASIS FOR PUBLIC HEALTH PRACTICE; 1. The Law and the Public's Health: The Foundations; 2. Regulating Public Health: Principles and Applications of Administrative Law; 3. Ethics and the Practice of Public Health; 4. Criminal Law and Public Health Practice; 5. International Considerations
PART 2: THE LAW AND CORE PUBLIC HEALTH FUNCTIONS; 6. Interaction Between Public Health Practitioners and Legal Counsel; 7. Frontline Public Health: Surveillance and Outbreak Investigations; 8. Public Health Research and Health Information; 9. Implementation and Management of Public Health Programs in a Managed-Care Legal Framework; 10. Legal Authorities for Interventions During Public Health Emergencies; 11. Considerations for Special Populations
PART 3: THE LAW IN CONTROLLING AND PREVENTING DISEASES, INJURIES AND DISABILITIES; 12. Integrating Genomics into Public Health Policy and Practice; 13. Vaccination Mandates: The Public Health Imperative and Individual Rights; 14. Control of Foodborne Diseases; 15. Bloodborne and Sexually Transmitted Infections; 16. Tobacco Prevention and Control; 17. Reproductive Health; 18. Environmental Health and Protection; 19. Injury Prevention and the Law; 20. Occupational Safety and Health Law