Healthcare Perf & Process Improvement

HCMT 450
Description: Students gain an understanding of the health care industry's organizational performance measures and assessments related to the improvement of healthcare service quality. Topics explored include traditional quality, structure and process assessments including risk management, credentialing and the role of oversight agencies; outcomes-based process improvement methods focusing on rapid-cycle tools, such as PDSA, and using small tests of change. Students apply measures and assessments directly to the complex issues and concerns of health care administration.

Prerequisite: HCMT-310
Credits: 3

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats  
Summer
HCMT 450-40 Online Online 05/11/15 - 06/26/15 Snell 16 Register
Spring
HCMT 450-45 Online Online 03/16/15 - 05/01/15 Snell 11 Register