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HPMM 5001 Health Care in the United States (Fall and Spring)


Prof. Matar

Credits: 3

Course Description:

This course provides comprehensive overviews of the American healthcare systems, their organization, administration and financing. In addition lectures, exercises and papers are structured to provide an understanding of the major stakeholders involved in health care; the issues driving the health care reform agenda; the use of community-based needs assessment in planning the delivery of healthcare services; and methods for measuring and monitoring the quality of care.