2018-2019 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog 
    Apr 07, 2020  
2018-2019 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HCA528: Health Policy

3 Credit(s)
Students focus on three major areas that contribute to the establishment of national health policies: health planning, health research, and health services. They examine the methodology for policy planning, goal setting, allocation of resources, plan implementation, evaluation, and regulation. Health policy as it relates to health research involves discussion of major illnesses and diseases, environmental factors, new technology and health research, and the social, political, and economic factors influencing policy development. Available online.