Mar 22, 2019  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Academic 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.