Health Resource Management & Policy

Course Type: 
PPH
Code: 
6500
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

This course will introduce students to the theory, concepts, and practice of managing health resources in both traditional health services and public health settings. In addition, this course will cover health care policies (existing and proposed) and their impact on health care resource management. Sessions will include presentations on patient behavior, managed care, the insurance industry, health provider theory, law, and quality among other topics.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional. Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: Business - MBA, Public Health - MPH. Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges: School of Medicine.