Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

NRS 705 Health Organizations, Policy, Financing, and Ethics

3 hours; 3 credits. This course synthesizes knowledge about health care systems as established social institutions. Emphasis will be on an examination of the health care delivery system, current issues in the policy arena, and trends associated with health care, including finance and resource allocation. Current legislative initiatives related to health care and the implications of these will be fully explored. Ethical issues will be a recurrent theme. Prerequisite: Matriculated or non-matriculated status in the graduate program.