HCM 610 Health Care Policy and Law

3 credits

Examines the impact of governmental agencies, non-governmental organizations, and other stakeholders on the history of health care policy development in the US. This course challenges students to analyze historical health care laws and any opposition to those laws and policies with respect to the impact on access, cost, and quality of care from the perspectives of different stakeholders. Students will create a health care law and propose an implementation strategy. Implications of healthcare policy and laws will be examined through case studies and analyzes of real world examples.

Prerequisite(s): None