Business Healthcare (BH)

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BH-385   American Health Care Delivery SystemCredits: 3   

Prerequisite: Sophomore status.

Term Offered: All Terms

Course Type(s): None

Examines the fundamental concepts of health care organization, finance, agencies, organizations, and various professional and paraprofessional employees in their roles as health care providers, and determine ways that these relationships can be improved.

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BH-386   Health Care EconomicsCredits: 3   

Prerequisites: BA-200, BE-200, and BH-385, or with instructor and department chair permission in Nursing Studies.

Term Offered: All Terms

Course Type(s): None

Health policy is examined from an economic perspective. Basic economic theories and their relationships to the structure and function of the US health care system are explored. Alternative health care systems and health care reforms are also evaluated. The application of economics to the establishment of public policy is emphasized.

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BH-480   Business Research: Business HealthCredits: 3   

Prerequisites: Junior standing, approval of the instructor, department chair, and the Associate Dean or the Dean.

Term Offered: All Terms

Course Type(s): None

Active participation in a research project chosen by and currently being pursued by the faculty sponsor. Student activities may include but are not limited to: literature search, data collection, data analysis, preparation of a manuscript, and delivery of a manuscript. This course may be used as an elective course in the Management and Marketing concentration.