Bachelor's degree in Physiotherapy (to qualify as a physiotherapist) (Verona)

Legal, bioethic and deontological principles of professional practice - ORGANIZZAZIONE DEI SERVIZI SANITARI

Course code
Name of lecturer
Valeria Fantini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
Language of instruction
FISIO VR 3A2S dal Mar 9, 2020 al Apr 3, 2020.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Know the fundamentals of the legislation and organization of the Italian National Health System (SSN) and its regional organization (Veneto Region) and local level (AULSS, Hospitals and Districts). Know the meaning of the Essential Assistance Levels (LEA) with particular regard to the regional LEA and those LEA related to physiotherapy performance and services. Know the basics of SSN funding and health planning. Understand the contents of a scientific article related to the organization, management and evaluation of SSN Health System.


- History, foundation and regulation of Italian National Health System (SSN) organization
- Fundamental and regulation of the Italians Regional Health Systems (SSR) organizations
- Fundamental and regulation of Italian local heath agency : AULSS and Hospitals
- The national and regional essential levels of assistance (LEA)
- Authorization and accreditation of Italian health services framework
- The financing of SSN and SSR
- The company budget
- The Physiotherapist professional profile in SSN context
- Ho to get a SSN job: the Italian public competition

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
G. Veronelli Compendio di Diritto Sanitario (Edizione 2013) Simone 2013 9788824437486

Assessment methods and criteria

One-answer test (30 questions)

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