2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    Nov 30, 2021  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

HEPR 440 - Health Care Systems

Credits: Three (3)
Prerequisite: HEPR-107, and HEPR-400
This course is designed to integrate information about health care systems and the delivery of health care in the United States. Future trends, historical development, political, economic, scientific, educational, and social factors in health care will be assimilated. Information pertaining to ideas, beliefs, customs, and practices concerned with ensuring health, as well as preventing and curing illness and diseases will be presented. The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) and Disablement models will be integrated throughout this course. As a capstone course, information presented in health care systems will be synthesized, evaluated, and experienced through a service learning project.