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Issues In Advanced Practice

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This course addresses the changes in health care and their implications for advanced practice nursing. The impact of health care policy, managed care, as well as concepts related to financial responsibility within the health care delivery systems will be examined.

This graduate-level course is 6 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 6 weeks

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    Changes in Delivery of Care

    • Discuss the disparities and barriers to health care access.
    • Identify resources to promote and support the needs of vulnerable populations.
    • Analyze modes of health care delivery.
    • Explore opportunities to become a change agent to address health policies that impact the advanced practice nurse.
    • Analyze the effect the media has on health care policymaking.
    • Compare and contrast socialized medicine versus current health care delivery in the United States.
    • Explain various modes of reimbursement for services rendered.
    • Explain the national legislative process of how a bill becomes law.
    • Analyze political strategies influencing health care.
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