HNSC 7140X Introduction to Health Policy and Administration

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as H&NTR 770.
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45 hours; 3 credits

Examination of the development of modern medical systems; description and discussion of the organization of the agencies and personnel constituting the health care system; the planning, administration, management, evaluation, and policy and analysis of health programs; investigation of the health legislative process and institutions that attempt to influence the process. Study of the principles and programs involved in the financing of health care services; critical analysis of current criticisms of the modus operandi of the health care system.


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