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HPMM 8015 Regulation and Market Approaches to United States Health Care (Fall and Spring)


Credits: 4

Course Description:

The objective of this course is to provide students with a deep understanding of the relationship between private market forces and the public sector in the US healthcare system. The course covers the historical development of public-private dynamics on hospital and insurance markets, health manpower, biomedical research and their impact on costs, quality, access to health care and, policy formation.