HNSC 7142X Health Policy and Administration in Public Health
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as H&NTR 772.4.
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45 hours; 3 credits
Study of public health policy and its impact on health care service organization, administration, and delivery. Study of public policies that drive health care organization and delivery. Examples of special topics in public health policy such as Medicare and Medicaid development and changes. Administrative responses to policy shifts. Increasing complexity and frequent changes in law and regulation change how health care services are defined and delivered.
Prerequisite: Health and Nutrition Sciences 7140X [770X] or its equivalent.