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Policy And Regulation In Health Care

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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.

This graduate-level course is 8 This course is available to take individually or To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 8

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    Leadership and Community Action

    • Competency A: Analyze the historical foundations of health policy and its reform in the United States. [Wk 3]
    • Competency B: Synthesize the combined effects of emerging social, economic, ethical, legal, and political forces on health care systems. [Wk 3]
    • Competency C: Critique initiatives that address possible gaps in current health care policy and delivery. [Wk 3]
    • Competency D: Assess the leadership styles, societal variables, and market forces that influence health care policy in the global environment. [Wk 3]

    Healthcare Ethics / Access to Care

    • Competency A: Analyze the historical foundations of health policy and its reform in the United States. [Wk 4]
    • Competency B: Synthesize the combined effects of emerging social, economic, ethical, legal, and political forces on health care systems. [Wk 4]
    • Competency C: Critique initiatives that address possible gaps in current health care policy and delivery. [Wk 4]
    • Competency D: Assess the leadership styles, societal variables, and market forces that influence health care policy in the global environment. [Wk 4]

    Medical Technology, Information Technology & Healthcare

    • Competency A: Analyze the historical foundations of health policy and its reform in the United States. [Wk 5]
    • Competency B: Synthesize the combined effects of emerging social, economic, ethical, legal, and political forces on health care systems. [Wk 5]
    • Competency C: Critique initiatives that address possible gaps in current health care policy and delivery. [Wk 5]
    • Competency D: Assess the leadership styles, societal variables, and market forces that influence health care policy in the global environment. [Wk 5]

    Health Policy & Politics / Evidence-based Healthcare

    • Competency A: Analyze the historical foundations of health policy and its reform in the United States. [Wk 6]
    • Competency B: Synthesize the combined effects of emerging social, economic, ethical, legal, and political forces on health care systems. [Wk 6]
    • Competency C: Critique initiatives that address possible gaps in current health care policy and delivery. [Wk 6]
    • Competency D: Assess the leadership styles, societal variables, and market forces that influence health care policy in the global environment. [Wk 6]

    Healthcare Delivery and Financing

    • Competency A: Analyze the historical foundations of health policy and its reform in the United States. [Wk 7]
    • Competency B: Synthesize the combined effects of emerging social, economic, ethical, legal, and political forces on health care systems. [Wk 7]
    • Competency C: Critique initiatives that address possible gaps in current health care policy and delivery. [Wk 7]
    • Competency D: Assess the leadership styles, societal variables, and market forces that influence health care policy in the global environment. [Wk 7]

    Global Health

    • Competency A: Analyze the historical foundations of health policy and its reform in the United States. [Wk 8]
    • Competency B: Synthesize the combined effects of emerging social, economic, ethical, legal, and political forces on health care systems. [Wk 8]
    • Competency C: Critique initiatives that address possible gaps in current health care policy and delivery. [Wk 8]
    • Competency D: Assess the leadership styles, societal variables, and market forces that influence health care policy in the global environment. [Wk 8]

    Introduction to Health Policy/Public Health

    • Competency A: Analyze the historical foundations of health policy and its reform in the United States. [Wk 1]
    • Competency B: Synthesize the combined effects of emerging social, economic, ethical, legal, and political forces on health care systems. [Wk 1]
    • Competency C: Critique initiatives that address possible gaps in current health care policy and delivery. [Wk 1]
    • Competency D: Assess the leadership styles, societal variables, and market forces that influence health care policy in the global environment. [Wk 1]

    Healthcare Relationships (e.g. Patient-provider, payer-provider, payer-patient, provider-vendor, etc.)

    • Competency A: Analyze the historical foundations of health policy and its reform in the United States. [Wk 2]
    • Competency B: Synthesize the combined effects of emerging social, economic, ethical, legal, and political forces on health care systems. [Wk 2]
    • Competency C: Critique initiatives that address possible gaps in current health care policy and delivery. [Wk 2]
    • Competency D: Assess the leadership styles, societal variables, and market forces that influence health care policy in the global environment. [Wk 2]
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