HSA 473 Comparative Health Systems. (3) A
Comparison of health care financing and delivery in industrialized countries; covers insurance, hospital management and physician payment. Lecture, discussion. Cross-listed as HSA 573.
HSA 502 Health Care Organization. (3) A
Concepts, structures, functions, and values which characterize contemporary health care systems in the United States.
HSA 505 Community Health Care Perspectives. (3) A
Epidemiological, sociological and political perspectives, and techniques for analyzing health problems and responding to health care needs in communities. Prerequisite: HSA 502.
HSA 512 Health Care Economics. (3) A
Economics of production and distribution of health care services, with special emphasis on the impact of regulation, competition, and economic incentives. Prerequisite: HSA 502.
HSA 520 Health Care Organizational Structure and Policy. (3) A
Functional relationships among managerial elements of health care institutions with major focus on hospital governance and policy dynamics. Prerequisite: HSA 502.
HSA 522 Health Care Management Systems. (3) A
Systems concepts, quantitative methods, and information systems applied to management problems in health institutions and community health planning. Prerequisites: HSA 505; QBA 502.
HSA 532 Financial Management of Health Services. (3) A
Acquisition, allocation, and management of financial resources within the health care enterprise. Budgeting, cost analysis, financial planning, and internal controls. Prerequisites: ACC 503; FIN 502; HSA 502.
HSA 542 Health Care Jurisprudence. (3) A
Legal aspects of health care delivery for hospital and health services administration. Legal responsibilities of the hospital administrator and staff. Prerequisites: HSA 505, 520.
HSA 571 Ambulatory Care Management. (3) A
The evolution, planning, and management of multispecialty group practices, health maintenance organizations, and other alternative delivery systems. Prerequisite: HSA 502.
HSA 573 Comparative Health Systems (3) A
Comparison of health care financing and delivery in industrialized countries; covers insurance, hospital management and physician payment. Lecture, discussion. Cross-listed as HSA 473.
HSA 589 Integrative Seminar. (3) A
Capstone assessment of current policies, problems, and controversies across the broad spectrum of health services administration. Prerequisites: HSA 505, 520, 522, 532.
HSA 591 Seminar. (3) A
Seminar topics such as the following may be offered:
|(a)|| Comparative Health Care Systems|
|(b)||Cost Containment and Quality Assurance|
|(c)|| Behavioral Health|
|(d)|| Long-Term Care|
|(e)||Health Care Economics|
|(f)||Health Care Labor Law|
|(g)|| Topics in Health Services Research|
|(i)|| Multihospital Systems|
HSA 593 Applied Project. (3) F, S, SS
Optional on-site experience in advanced development of managerial skills in health services administration and policy. Minimum of 10 weeks. Prerequisites: 18 hours of credit toward program of study; director approval.
Omnibus Graduate Courses: See omnibus graduate courses that may be offered.
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