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CHP 300. Introduction to the U.S. Health Care System. 3 Credits.

This course introduces students to the structure, design and groups who participate in the U.S. health care system. Emphasis will be placed on describing the roles of various health professions, organizations and/or settings in which health care is provided, and the mechanisms by which health care is financed. Students will also gain an understanding of how these components frame major issues of health policy and public health that include, ensuring access to services, ensuring high quality care, and ensuring that care is provided efficiently. This course will also immerse students in reasoning-related activities that facilitate teamwork and a commitment to the roles and responsibilities required of all health professionals. Prereq: Junior or senior standing.

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