This online curriculum database lists all of the courses that are currently being offered college’s programs of study. To navigate the course catalog database, please enter the search criteria below.
Note: Some course description information may change because of revisions by the Academic Affairs Department.
HCM227 - Emerging Issues in Health Care
This course examines developing issues in health care that directly impact the delivery of health services. The Affordable Health Care Act and other regulations are studied in terms of how they are reshaping the health care field. The aging population, the increasing cost of health care, the rise in litigation in health care, the decentralization of health care, and other issues are explored. Organizational responses to these emerging issues are also studied.
Emerging Issues in Health Care
Credit Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Lecture Hours: 3