Graduate Catalog 2020-2021

BUS 605 The Business of Healthcare

3 hours; 3 credits. An introduction to the business side of healthcare.  Topics include the regulatory environment, employment law, managing and marketing healthcare services.  The course also looks at organized delivery systems including labs, pharmacies, materials maintenance, and physician practice administration. Examination of alternative organizational structures and payment systems.  Prerequisite: Admission to the MS in Healthcare Management Program.