POLICY AND REGULATION IN HEALTH CARE
Course level: "Graduate"
"Contemporary administration requires a thorough understanding of governmental policy and regulatory development process. Students analyze the history of health financing legislation and regulatory implications of the Medicare and Medicaid programs. This course examines the impact of emerging social, economic, ethical, legal, and political issues on the future of the health care system. Emphasis is on the creation of innovative models of health care delivery. Competency A: Analyze the historical foundations of health policy and its reform in the United States. Competency B: Synthesize the combined effects of emerging social, economic, ethical, legal, and political forces on health care systems. Competency C: Critique initiatives that address possible gaps in current health care policy and delivery. Competency D: Assess the leadership styles, societal variables, and market forces that influence health care policy in the global environment."
Purchase of LabPaq® Hands-on Lab Kits are required for this course.
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What you'll learn
What you’ll learn