HCL 335 Overview of Health Care Delivery

This course examines the evolution of health care delivery including societal expectations, organizations, careers, financing, technology, and regulation. The systems that deliver health care in the United States are compared to the systems that exist in other countries. The relationship between cost, access and quality is critically examined. Health care information sources are explored. Pre-requisite(s): HCL 300; or permission of Program Chair or designate. Co-requisite(s): None. 4 quarter hours