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2012-2013 Official General Catalog 
2012-2013 Official General Catalog [Archived Catalog]

HCM 195 - Managed Health Delivery Systems

Managed Health Delivery Systems is designed to engage students in a learning process about the intricacies of managed care.  It will provide a core of basic information about managed care in the United States - history, promises and shortcomings.  In addition, this course will focus on managerial parameters of managed care.  Strategies for marketing services, physician recruitment and price quality competition will be presented in the context of the new market place realities.  Finally, consumer health behavior and utilization dynamics will be discussed and evaluated from the standpoint of their practical rather than theoretical significance.

Prerequisite- Corequisite
Prerequisite:  HCM 193 Introduction to U.S. Healthcare Systems or permission of instructor

Credits: 3
3 Class Hours