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Risk Management

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This course introduces students to issues related to risk management in health care. Concepts will include the tasks of the risk manager, regulatory requirements, and risk factors unique to the health care industry.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Concept of Risk Management in Health Care

    • Explain the concepts of risk management in the health care industry.
    • Explain factors that influence risk management in the health care industry.

    Enterprise Risk Management

    • Explain the relationship between risk management and quality management.
    • Explain the concept of Enterprise Risk Management.
    • Explain key drivers of Value Driven Enterprise Risk Management.

    Regulatory Standards and Risk Management Information for Decision Making

    • Explain how regulatory and accreditation standards affect the development of performance-management systems.
    • Analyze the information and information technology methods needed to make risk-management decisions in the health care industry.

    Enterprise Risk Management and Corporate Compliance

    • Analyze key risk management tools in the health care industry.
    • Analyze challenges in making risk management decisions.

    Risk Reporting and Risk Adjustment

    • Contrast formal and informal methods for reporting adverse events in a health care organization.
    • Explain the role of risk adjustment in managing health care organizations.
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