Navigating U.S. Healthcare Sys

HCMT 210
Description: Students gain a systematic overview of the U.S. health services system, including the role of the public and private sectors. Federal and state health policy and legislation is examined in some depth. Students develop an understanding of the complex social and environmental issues that are driving the need for quality improvement, performance measurement and the use of information systems. They become familiar with the various mechanisms through which health services are delivered and also compare the U.S. healthcare system with other systems outside the U.S.

Prerequisite: None
Credits: 3

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats  
Summer
HCMT 210-40 Online Online 05/05/14 - 06/20/14 McGill-O'Rourke 12 Register
Fall
HCMT 210-40 Online Online 08/25/14 - 10/10/14 McGill-O'Rourke 4 Register
Spring
HCMT 210-40 Online Online 01/06/14 - 02/21/14 McGill-O'Rourke 4 Register