HSC 310 - U.S. Healthcare Delivery Systems

3 credits (PREREQUISITES: ENG 101 and 3 ADDITIONAL CREDITS IN COMPOSITION)

This course will explore the U.S. Health System focusing on its historical development, current configuration and future direction. Included will be the study of health system development, key influencers, accessibility, financing, changing components and the effects the system has on patients, providers, financers, employers, government and insurers. Particular attention will be paid to the future direction of healthcare and what parts are likely to change. (F, Su)