Health Policy

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Course No: PUBH.6250-061; SIS Class Nbr: 1608; SIS Term: 2940
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

This course provides students with a basic framework for health policy analysis and examines major aspects of U.S. health policy. Detailed consideration and discussion focus on the relationship of national policy to the planning, implementation and funding of healthcare services. The course covers topics such as the healthcare policy environment in the U.S, government-funded healthcare through Medicaid and Medicare, and the Massachusetts healthcare reform.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: Students with a CSCE career need permission to take Graduate Level Courses.
  • Special Notes:
  • Section Notes:
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Robert Holmes
  • UMass Lowell Bookstore

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Summer 2020: May 18 to Jul 26
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1725
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: M.P.H. in Public Health: Healthcare Management Option, Graduate Certificate in Domestic Violence Prevention, Graduate Certificate in Domestic Violence Prevention, Graduate Certificate in Health Service Management, M.S. in Health Information Management: Health Informatics Option, M.S. in Health Information Management: Health Service Management Option

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