Healthcare Issues: Clinical Practice

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Course No: 34.704; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

This course will emphasize a macro approach concerning the issues and trends in the delivery of health care and their implications for the management of physical therapy services. Students will be asked to evaluate case studies to determine the impact of managed care organizations, Medicare and/or Medicaid services on the procurement of durable medical equipment, sub acute inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services, home care services, nursing home services and hospice care as appropriate. All physical therapy graduate courses (number 34.) are restricted to PT majors only.

Prerequisites & Notes

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  • Credits: 3;

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