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ETHM 5003 Ethical Leadership and the Business of Healthcare ()



Course Description:

This course introduces the student to the ways in which physicians and other medical professionals make decisions. Students will learn how to aggregate data to consider different possible health outcomes of various medical decisions. The course will also introduce students to the various heuristics that physicians and other medical professionals use when they must make decisions quickly. In contrasting different methods of decision-making, the course will provide tools to answer the question of how decisions actually are made.