NURS 3210: Introduction to Health Policy (3)

Lecture: 3, Lab: 0, Other: 0

This course is an introduction to the BSN role in development and analysis of a wide range of issues facing health care providers, payers, and consumers as well as current health care reform strategies. Focal areas of this course include what is health policy, the legislative process in policy making, access to health care, health care delivery systems, the economics of healthcare and healthcare reform efforts. Current issues influencing health care and professionals involved in healthcare delivery in the United States and internaionally are discussed. Pre-requisites: Admission to RN to BSN program and NURS 3110 (a Pre- or Co-requisite)