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NURS 1215 Policy and Politics in U.S. Health Care (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

The purpose of this interdisciplinary course is to provide students with a working knowledge of the U.S. health care system, including its organization, financing, regulation, and service delivery, from both private and public perspectives. Emerging workforce and care delivery trends and their philosophical, financial, and political underpinnings will be explored. This course is designed for individuals seeking a career in health care delivery or management and who will interface with clinical care and/or the managed care and health insurance industries or related industries in a professional capacity.

Instructor(s): Joyce Edmonds
Judith Vessey

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17