5833 Healthcare Business Operations

5833 Healthcare Business Operations

(3 semester hours credit)

This course builds upon the student’s understanding from previous coursework about the scope and breadth of the healthcare services and products industry, the unique aspects related to financing, the political and regulatory issues and impacts, and the various ethical issues that run through all aspects of decision-making in the industry. This course incorporates the use of case analysis, and broad-based, in-depth exposure to various industry segments through site visits to healthcare service and/or manufacturing settings, and guest speakers from clinical, scientific, and operations perspectives across segments and political and/or public health arenas.

Recommended Prerequisites: 5831, 5832