hcs596 | Graduate

Issues In Environmental Sustainability

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Sustainability strategies are evolving and transforming the landscape of health care. This course will explore the impact of technology, regulations, societal and community interactions, and use of evidenced based knowledge to support environmental sustainability.

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

Course details:

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

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    The Impact of Regulations on Sustainability

    • Identify regulations and agencies that influence sustainability standards for health care organizations.
    • Determine how regulations impact sustainability in health care organizations.

    The Impact of Societal and Community Interactions on Sustainability

    • Identify sustainability programs and services influenced by health care organizations.
    • Analyze how sustainability affects a health care organization’s interaction with its community.

    The Impact of Evidence-Based Knowledge on Sustainability

    • Identify successful evidence-based sustainability projects and processes within health care.
    • Analyze the use of evidence-based decision making in health care.

    The Future of Sustainable Health Care Organizations

    • Predict the future benefits and challenges to sustainable health care organizations.

    The Changing Landscape of Health Care

    • Analyze how sustainability has changed, and is changing, health care.
    • Identify strategies for sustainable health care.

    The Impact of Technology on Sustainability

    • Determine effective use of technology to enhance health care sustainability.
    • Analyze the impact of technology on sustainable health care organizations.
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